The Eating Disorder Treatment Landscape

The current treatment landscape presents woeful gaps in care

million

of Americans struggle with an eating disorder¹

%

never get treatment²

%

of those who do get treatment, only 20% fully recover³

Evidence-based care that works

Family-Based Treatment is the gold-standard of care

FBT leads to successful outcomes in 86% of patients⁴

Adolescents with anorexia achieve full remission rates of 47%+ with FBT⁵

Equip’s patient outcomes

Our pilot program demonstrated exemplary outcomes

%

of beta participants met weight restoration goals

%

of pilot families would recommend Equip to families

%

reduction of eating disorder symptoms

Treatment Research

The data that guides Equip's approach

Resources

¹ Eating Disorder Coalition For Research, Policy, & Action. (2014). Eatingdisorderscoalition.Org. http://eatingdisorderscoalition.org.s208556.gridserver.com/couch/uploads/file/Eating%20Disorders%20Fact%20Sheet.pdf

² Kazdin, Fitzimmons-Craft, Wilfley, A. K. E. F. C. D. W. (2017). Addressing Critical Gaps in the Treatment of Eating Disorders. International Journal of Eating Disorders, 1–35. https://doi.org/10.1002/eat.22670

³ Accurso, Sim, Muhlheim, Lebow, E. A. L. S. L. M. J. L. (2019). Parents know best: Caregiver perspectives on eating disorder recovery. International Journal of Eating Disorders, 1. https://doi.org/10.1002/eat.23200

4 Loeb, LeGrange, K. L. D. L. G. (2009). Family-Based Treatment for Adolescent Eating Disorders: Current Status, New Applications and Future Directions. International Journal of Child Adolescent Health, 1–13. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2828763/

5 Mysliwiec, R. M. (2020). Neuroscience of Adolescent Anorexia Nervosa: Implications for Family-Based Treatment (FBT). Frontiers in Psychiatry, 1–14. https://doi.org/10.3389/fpsyt.2020.00418