ARFID Parent Support Group

Support Group for Parents of Teenagers with ARFID

We welcome parents of youth 10 to 20 with Avoidant Restrictive Food Intake Disorder (ARFID) to our virtual support group. Parenting a young person with ARFID is challenging. Feeding a young person with ARFID is extremely challenging. Meals may feel like a constant struggle. You have likely been given conflicting advice about whether to cater …

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Supporting Your Loved One with ARFID

Supporting a Loved One with ARFID [woman looking disgusted at bowl of cereal]

by Carolyn Comas, LCSW There’s an eating disorder that often gets overlooked amongst the better-known eating disorders like Anorexia Nervosa, Bulimia Nervosa, and Binge Eating Disorder. Avoidant Restrictive Food Intake Disorder (ARFID) is an eating disorder that can involve difficulty tolerating certain foods due to textures, tastes, or smells. It can also manifest as avoidant …

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ARFID talk for LACPA Professionals in Los Angeles

ARFID talk LACPA Jennifer Thomas, Ph.D.

Date:  Thursday, January 18 at 7:30 PM Presenter:  Jennifer Thomas, Ph.D. Title: Avoidant/restrictive food intake disorder: Assessment, neurobiology, and treatment NOTE: This talk has already occurred. If you are looking for treatment for ARFID in Los Angeles, we encourage you to visit our ARFID page. Description: Avoidant/Restrictive Food Intake Disorder (ARFID) was recently added to the …

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