The Eating Disorder Treatment Landscape

The current treatment landscape presents woeful gaps in care


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


¹ Eating Disorder Coalition For Research, Policy, & Action. (2014). Eatingdisorderscoalition.Org.

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.

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.

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.

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