Welcome to Ellern Mede

At Ellern Mede, you will find a highly specialist environment for treatment of patients with eating disorders. We offer safe care and treatment for eating disorders in the most nurturing of environments. We also provide superb continuity of education where required through an OFSTED rated “Outstanding” school. Patients, families, GPs, healthcare professionals and NHS commissioners are all very welcome to talk to us directly. Call us confidentially on 020 3209 7900 and ask for Private or NHS Referrals. Our friendly team will explain how you can access the service either through eating disorder outpatient clinics or inpatient treatment centres. We offer a full care pathway for cases such as bulimia, binge eating disorder, selective eating disorder and other specified eating disorders

NHS referrals

Ellern Mede has provided specialist Tier 4 eating disorder services to the NHS since 2000. We respond promptly to all enquiries. Contact us now.

Private enquiries or referrals

Call now for immediate access to Ellern Mede specialist private eating disorder services. We will respond within 24 hours. We can offer treatment within two weeks or faster in emergencies.

Supporting young people to get an Education, Health & Care Plan

At Ellern Mede, we fundamentally believe that a mental health condition should not be a barrier for a child to access the learning they need to reach their full potential.Following our Outstanding Ofsted rating, Ellern Mede School’s H ...
13 March 2018
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Eating Disorders Seventh Joint NELFT/UCL Conference

I approached the eating disorder conference hoping to consolidate my knowledge, established through a number of publications on standard protocols.  I found myself getting used, increasingly, to uncertainty and what is currently not known, ...
21 February 2018
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Adult patient story

Cecilia, aged 21, has been the first adult patient to experience Ellern Mede’s Bulimia Nervosa treatment programme. Read about her six week stay."When I first arrived on the new adult ward at Ellern Mede Barnet my life was a mess. ...
31 October 2017
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Letter from Tammy

It has been seven months since I was discharged. I called to speak to Dr Hind Al-Khairulla my consultant psychiatrist because I want everyone at Ellern Mede to know that I am happy, I believe in myself and my future. I have to thank you all ...
23 August 2017
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Ellern Mede specialists in eating disorders treatment

We will safely support you to improve your quality of life and to challenge the negative impact of an eating disorder.



Contact Us

Please get in touch with our team who can give you further information or advice on 0203 209 7900 or email [email protected]



Accredited and regulated by:

Accredited and regulated by:

Care Quality Commission
British Psychotherapy Foundation
General Medical Council