We would like to inform you that our counseling center is open for you and cordially invite you to contact us with any questions you may have about eating disorders.


Eating Disorders Congress October 21st to October 22nd


We proudly present you our page for our last congress: click



We offer personal advice and additional services such as our lending library, e-mail and telephone advice, which you can take advantage of as usual. If you have any questions or personal concerns, you can send an email to We can also be reached by phone on 0043 (0)512 576026 Monday to Thursday from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Friday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and if required we can also offer you online consultations.


As a result of the pandemic over the last two and a half years, there has been an increase in mental stress and thus an increase in the number of people suffering from eating disorders. We would like to encourage you, especially in these difficult times, and support you a bit in the processing of your request. We look forward to hearing from you and thank you for your trust!





Our aims


  • to improve the psychosocial situation of sufferers and their relatives,
  • to break down individual and social prejudices against sufferers from Eating Disorders,
  • to enhance public understanding of eating disorders and identify those socio-cultural factors that may contribute to the onset of an eating disorder such as social “slimming-pressure”, women’s role in society, controversial role-expectations on girls and young women, and to help to change these factors,
  • to achieve a more adequate treatment for sufferers,
  • to increase quantity and improve quality of treatment and self-help offers; the orientation at the state of the art research in the sense of an evidence-based therapeutic acting concerning aetiology, pathogenesis, and treatment of Eating Disorders has to be global priority!




Update: End of deposit deadline: October 17th, 2023, payment received no later than October 18th, 2023!

After that, paymentis only possible at the congress office (see price list), at the congress in Alpbach!


Extension of the early bird sign up period to 09.07.2023

We are extending our early bird sign up period. Here you can  sign up for the congress.



Extension of the Abstract submission deadline until 21.06.2023

We will be extending our deadline for abstract submission by 10 days to 21.06.2023. We are looking forward to your interesting contribiutions from your practical experince and research. The abstractform  you can find here.


Registration for the 30th Anniversary Congress on Eating Disorders 2023, 20-21.10.2023

We are pleased to announce that the registration period for the 30th International Congress on Eating Disorders in Alpbach, 20-21.10.23 has started. Click here to register.