Express your Experiences of Eating Disorders or Disordered Eating

How do you express your difficulties around eating or your experiences of an eating disorder? No matter whether you are diagnosed or self-diagnosed with an eating disorder, or not sure whether any eating disorder ‘label’ fits you.
For a research study at the University of Nottingham (part of the EDIFY study) please share with us your own unique experience expressed in any way you want.

Upload your own texts, poems, open letters, songs, drawings, photography, music, film or any other medium using English or any other language. You can upload a maximum of two documents, so feel free to accompany images with captions or add pictures to your texts - if you like.  

You need to be 16 or older to participate. Any gender, any background, any body – it’s about you and your unique story!

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More research participation
opportunities

[RECRUITMENT CLOSED] FREED-Mobile (FREED-M) study: Research Volunteers Wanted!

Do you have problems with your eating behaviours or concerns about your weight? Are you unsure whether you need help? We are exploring if the use of online resources are helpful for young people in deciding whether to seek support for their eating problem

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2-year Research Fellow job opportunity: UCL [POSITION FILLED]

University College London is looking to appoint a research associate to join the EDIFY project, to lead on data analysis of cohort studies exploring risk and resilience factors for the development of eating disorders.

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Research Participants Needed!

Survey of people with eating disorders on the cost-of-living crisis, food insecurity and poverty: Can you help us understand how people with eating disorders experience the ongoing cost-of-living crisis in the UK?

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The RaISE Trial: A feasibility RCT of Intermittent Theta Burst Stimulation for Young People with Anorexia Nervosa

Have you undergone a full course of treatment for anorexia that has not helped you recover? Are you interested in neuromodulation therapies? Check out the RaISE trial of non-invasive brain stimulation!

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We want to hear your STORY – Join our new research study!

Are you between 16 and 25 years old and have an eating disorder or think you may have one? Then we invite you to take part in a 12-month-long study that explores the diverse experiences of young people with eating disorders and how they recover from them.

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Turning points in eating disorders recovery among diverse individuals/ carers using adapted photovoice

We would like to hear from you if you would like to share the turning points or periods in you or your loved one's recovery, and if there is any significant person/place/object associated with that period.

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LENS: Lived Experiences Narratives and Scenarios of Eating Disorders

Are you aged 16-25 and have experience of eating disorder or disordered eating? We are keen to hear from young people with different experiences!

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[CALL CLOSED] Call for Artists in Residence

We are recruiting artists-in-residence to work with us

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Communicating about eating disorders online

We are keen to hear from young people with different experiences of posting or viewing posts about eating disorders on social media.

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The sooner you seek support, the sooner things can start to get better. We can help you find the right option for you.