Out Patient


Our Primary sites are Stafford and Shrewsbury. There are satellite clinics in some localities to help people who may not be able to travel. These clinics may have a lengthy waiting period. See the Contact page for details.


Treatments Offered

  • Cognitive-Behavioural Therapy for Eating Disorders (CBT-E) is recommended by NICE guidelines and has research support for its efficacy. It is a structured, individualised model of treatment to help regularise eating and attain a healthy weight.
  • Cognitive Analytic Therapy explores early patterns and the way these patterns shape the people we become.
  • Interpersonal Psychotherapy explores mood with interpersonal relationships.
  • Systemic Therapy explores people in relationships dealing with individuals and groups interactional patterns.
  • Other therapies include compassionate therapy and mindfulness which use cognitive ideas to explore compassion to the self.


Self Help Material 

Overcoming Binge Eating (2013),Dr Christopher Fairburn. Guildford Press.

Getting Better bit(e) by bit(e) a survival kit for sufferers of bulimia nervosa and binge eating disorders (1993) U. Schmidt & J. Treasure. Psychology Press Ltd.

Anorexia Nervosa a survival guide for families, friends, friends and sufferers (1997) J Treasure. Psychology Press.


Beat - www.beat.co.uk 

Beat provides helplines, online support and a network of UK-wide self-help groups to help adults and young people in the UK beat their eating disorders