Back to services

Eating Disorders Unit (Bethlem Royal Hospital)

How our service can help you

We offer assessment, treatment and management of people with anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, binge eating disorder or mixed eating disorder symptoms (eating disorder not otherwise specified), providing a range of evidence-based care packages tailored to the needs of patients and their carers.

Our unit is internationally renowned for its research and at the forefront of treatment development, having generated much of the evidence underpinning contemporary eating disorder treatments. If you would like to know more about our research, or for clinical information, please visit

Read our guide to help address your concerns about body image, eating disorders and mental health here

  • Service Borough Covers: National (Adult services) Treatment type: Inpatient
  • Contact the service

    Site Location: Bethlem Royal Hospital Phone Number: 020 3228 4402
  • Disabled Access:


  • Address: Tyson House West
    Bethlem Royal Hospital
    Monks Orchard Road,
    BR3 3BX
  • Business Hours/Visiting Hours:

    Monday to Friday:          
    20:00 to 21:30 

    Saturday and Sunday:    
    10:30 to 12:00
    14:00 to 15:00
    15:30 to 17:45
    20:00 to 21:30


  • Other essential information

  • Conditions: Addictions, Anxiety, Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), Autism, Bipolar disorder, Body dysmorphic disorder (BDD), Childhood degenerative disorders, Conduct disorder, Dementia, Depression, Dissociative disorders, Eating disorders, Learning disabilities, Neuropsychiatry, Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD), Perinatal disorders, Persistent physical symptoms, Personality disorders, Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), Psychosexual, Psychosis, Self-harm

Care Pathways

This is typically a 13-step pathway from referral to discharge.

Our experts

Danielle Glennon, Lead for Eating Disorders Unit - Read more

Professor Ulrike Schmidt, Head of the Department of Psychological Medicine, IoPPN - Read more

Professor Janet Treasure, Psychiatrist - Read more

Global Banner