To learn more about Avoidant Restrictive Food Intake Disorder (ARFID) and Cognitive Behavioural Therapy for ARFID (CBT-AR), please explore documents within the drop-down menu below.

Information in these documents was obtained and adapted from:

Academy for Eating Disorders (2021). Eating Disorders: A Guide to Medical Care – AED Report. (4th ed.). Accessed from:

American Psychiatric Association. (2022). Diagnostic and statistical manual of mental disorders (5th ed., text rev.). https://doi.org/10.1176/appi.books.9780890425787

Thomas, J.J. and Eddy, K.T. (2019). Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy for Avoidant/Restrictive Food Intake Disorder: Children, Adolescents, & Adults. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press

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