How to Prepare for Eating Disorders Awareness Week


NEDA Awareness Week



From Feb. 22-28, chapter members and mental health advocates around the country will participate in National Eating Disorders Awareness week.

Active Minds’ theme this year — “You Don’t Have to Be Perfect, You Just Have to Be There” — emphasizes the importance of being supportive of someone else struggling and also being there for yourself.  If you’re looking for ways to start planning for the week, we’ve put together a list of awesome resources to get you prepared to host great programs and educate your community about eating disorders.

1. Active Minds’ Eating Disorders Awareness Week Resources have valuable information on how you can be an advocate and ally on your campus.  We’ve put together an Action Kit including statistics to inform, social media tools and more. Request the Action Kit today and look into booking one of our awesome speakers to educate  your campus about eating disorders.  Continue Reading