“I hid the early signs from my parents, but my friends would have noticed if only they had known what to look out for, and how to help me.” Lizzie
We have created this ABCDE memory tool so people can help their friends.
“This provides simple, clear guidance to help identify early signs of an eating disorder. This is very important because detecting an eating disorder allows for early intervention and the best chance of a full recovery.” Dr Karina Allen, Maudsley Hospital London
In March 2019, together with Beat, we will release (on this page) our new film, made by young people for young people, with accompanying lesson material for schools, all completely free to access. Watch Dr Elizabeth McNaught (Lizzie), the Medical Director of Family Mental Wealth, share her vision behind this initiative…
Please help us spread the word
Please download (right-click ‘save as’) these graphics and share them, linking to www.FamilyMentalWealth.com/SpotTheSigns or one of the social media links above.