our Mission

What We Stand For

Mission Statement

Promote a high level of professionalism among practitioners who treat those presenting with eating disorders by promoting ethical and professional standards, offering education and training in the field, certifying those who have met prescribed requirements, promoting public and professional awareness of eating disorders and assisting in prevention efforts.

Ethics Statement

iaedp™ is committed to excellence in the ethical practice of those professionals who treat eating disorders. Given the psychological, behavioral, social, cultural, medical, biological, familial, and legal complexities of eating disorders, iaedp strives to ensure all members have the appropriate training and competencies to function with the highest level of integrity in all interactions with clients, families, colleagues, ancillary professionals, and the general community. iaedp expects that members will act in accordance with their respective disciplines and/or the APA code of ethics. Ethical concerns brought to the attention of iaedp are reviewed by the Ethics Committee whose recommendations are submitted to the Board of Directors for resolution.