Disclaimer & Privacy Policy

The National Association for Anorexia Nervosa and Associated Disorders does not give medical or treatment advice and is not a substitute for medical or psychological treatment. We urge you to speak with your physician and qualified health provider regarding your symptoms and treatment.  ANAD does not endorse or recommend any products, sites, treatment centers, service providers, forms of treatment, or research studies.  We attempt to provide information and at least 3 referral resources if possible.  The consumer is responsible for interviewing and selecting a suitable provider.  Professional members who are on the referral list have requested to be listed.

Referral information is supplied solely by the facilities and providers.  As a benefit of joining ANAD and paying annual dues, a provider may be placed on the referral list.  ANAD does not screen or evaluate the providers and does not verify the credentials or licensing of any of the listed providers or group facilitators.

We are committed to honoring your privacy and providing you with the highest level of protection of any personal information you choose to share with us. We understand how important privacy is to each of our members but the internet is a public place. We will not distribute or sell information to any 3rd party. We also are in compliance with the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act.

ANAD DATABASE / DIRECTORY DISCLAIMER

The aim of this ANAD online directory is to provide individuals seeking help with an eating disorder the names of professionals who feel they can provide guidance and help to these individuals. Professional organizations are therefore included in this directory.

Although all due care is taken to ensure accuracy and timeliness of the information, ANAD and its agents are NOT responsible for the accuracy of the information or for any errors or omissions in this directory however caused or for any consequential loss or damage caused to third parties. Information is provided on the basis that all persons accessing this directory undertake responsibility for assessing the relevance and accuracy of its content.

Inclusion of any name or organization does not imply any endorsement by ANAD of any services or products of the names listed.

The names or organization listed in the database have stated to ANAD that:

  1. They have not engaged in non-discriminatory or legal activity
  2. Have expertise in the area of eating disorders