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Resources

MIT Resources

Mental Health and Counseling groups:

http://medweb.mit.edu/directory/services/support_groups.html

MIT Contacts:

For an educational workshop or advice about how to help a friend:

Zan Barry, Community Wellness: bars@med.mit.edu

If you have an eating disorder and would like coordinated services at MIT Medical:

Audra L. Bartz in Mental Health and Counseling, chair of the eating concerns care team at MIT Medical: bara@med.mit.edu

If you are an intercollegiate athlete concerned about eating habits: Sports Medicine at the Z Center: athletic-trainers@mit.edu

External Resources

National Eating Disorders Association — advice about how to help a friend and other info sheets:

http://nationaleatingdisorders.org/

Online support for eating disorders recovery:

http://www.something-fishy.org/

America the Beautiful, documentary about America’s obsession with appearance, coming to MIT in 2012:

http://americathebeautifuldoc.com/