Information about Eating Disorders

If you or someone you know is suffering from an eating disorder or is impacted by Chloe’s story, please seek help. This is a good place to start:


If you are interested in hearing about opportunities to participate in much needed research into eating disorders, please provide your contact details. This is a theoretical expression of interest. It is not an enquiry to participate in a particular research project.


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2. Keski-Rahkonene, A. and Mustelin, L. (2016) Epidemiology of eating disorders in Europe: prevalence, incidence comorbidity, course, consequences and risk factors. Curr Opin Psychiatry. 29, 6. 340 – 345. DOI:10.1097/YCO.0000000000000278

3. Gutiérrez E and Carrera, O. (2021) Severe and Enduring Anorexia Nervosa: Enduring Wrong Assumptions? Frontiers in Psychiatry Visit Page

4. Hay PJ, Park RJ and Touyz SW (2021) Editorial: Toward an Improved Understanding of Severe and Enduring Anorexia Nervosa. Front. Psychiatry 12:698194. doi: 10.3389/fpsyt.2021.698194

5. Wonderlich, S. Bulik, C. Schmidt, U. Steiger, H & Hoek, H. (2020) Severe and enduring anorexia nervosa: Update and observations about the current clinical reality. International Journal of Eating Disorders. 53, 1303– 1312.

6. Conti, J. Rhodes, P. & Adams, H. (2016). Listening in the dark: why we need stories of people living with severe and enduring anorexia nervosa. Journal of Eating Disorders, 4, 33. DOI

7. Kotilahti, E. West, M. Isomaa, R. Karhunen, L. Rocks, T & Ruusunen, A. (2020). Treatment interventions for severe and enduring eating disorders: Systematic review. International Journal of Eating Disorders, 53, 1280 – 1302. DOI 10.1002/eat.23322

8. Touyz, S. and Hay, P. (2015) Severe and enduring anorexia nervosa: In search of a new paradigm. Journal of Eating Disorders, 3, 26.

Artworks used in this website

Shell, Turnip and another shell - 2013, oil on tile, 30 x 45cm

Landscape 1 - 2013, oil on canvas, 30 x 30cm

Landscape 2 - 2013, oil on canvas, 30 x 30cm

Looking out my studio window - 2019, oil on canvas, 30 x 26cm

Vase in front of window - 2019, oil on canvas, 30 x 26cm

White on white: egg on plate - 2009, oil on gesso board, 26 x 20cm

Leaf in spaghetti jar - 2013, oil on tile, 45 x 30cm

A lone leaf in vase - 2020, watercolour on paper, 39 x 29cm

Sunflower - 2020, watercolour on paper, 59 x 40cm

Banksia Monochrome - 2016, oil on linen, 40 x 40cm

Banksia bunch - 2020, watercolour on paper, 39 x 39cm

Banksia 1 - 2020, oil on linen, 40 x 40cm

Still life with flowers - 2020, oil on linen, 50 x 40cm

Pale still life with flowers - 2020, oil on linen, 50 x 40cm