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Our Mission

ANAD advocates for the development of healthy attitudes, bodies, and behaviors. ANAD promotes eating disorder awareness, prevention and recovery through supporting, educating, and connecting individuals, families and professionals.

ANAD Helpline

The ANAD Eating Disorders Helpline is open Monday-Friday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Central Time.


Email ANAD

ANAD also has a special e-mail address,, which may be used by those who prefer email instead of phoning.

Email ANAD

Get Involved

If you are interested in volunteering for ANAD, please fill out the following volunteer application:

Get Involved

Who Are We?

The National Association of Anorexia Nervosa and Associated Disorders, Inc. is a non-profit (501 c 3) corporation that seeks to prevent and alleviate the problems of eating disorders, especially including anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa and binge eating disorder.

What do we Pledge?

  • I will accept myself as I am.
  • I will accept others as they are.
  • I will support diversity and freedom of expression in the way people think, look and live.
  • I will not tolerate physical or mental abuse.
  • I will actively participate in efforts to change media programming and advertising that exploit or demean the human body.
  • I will work to improve the lives of individuals, communities and the environment.
  • I will support programs that encourage good health through proper nutrition, regular exercise and adequate sleep.


  • Laura Zinger
    Executive Director
  • Deb Prinz
    Director of Community Relations


  • Maria Rago, PhD  President
  • Warren Denardo  Treasurer
  • Pat Santucci  MD Past President
  • Anna K. Orland, DDS
  • Millie Plotkin, MLS
  • Al Augustine, JD