Child and Adolescent Eating Disorder Service

The Eating Disorder Service is a specialist, multi-disciplinary service providing expert assessment and treatment for young people with eating disorders and their families. It provides physical and psychological interventions for young people presenting with eating difficulties, such as; Family Based Treatment, Cognitive Behavioural Therapy-Enhanced for eating disorders, Maudsley Family Based Approach, Adolescent Focused Therapy, weigh restoration and nutritional counselling. It offers primarily an outpatient service with a paediatric in-patient service for re-feeding if there is high levels of physical risk.

Location of service

The Service is located at Alder House on the Antrim Area Hospital site.

Hours of service

Monday - Friday, 9.00am - 5.00pm


Referrals are accepted from GPs, paediatricians, allied health professions, social workers and teachers.

Contact details
Eating Disorder Service
Alder House
Antrim Area Hospital Site
Bush Road
BT41 2QB
Tel: 028 9442 4600

Related links
Eating Disorder Service

Page last updated:25 May 2017