Our primary sites are Stafford and Shrewsbury, there are satellite clinics in some localities to help people who may not be able to travel.  These clinics may have a lengthy waiting period.


Treatments offered

  • Cognitive-Behavioural Therapy for Eating Disorders (CBT-E) is recommended by NICE guidelines and has research support for its efficacy. It is a structured, individualised model of treatment to help regularise eating and attain a healthy weight.
  • Cognitive Analytic Therapy explores early patterns and the way these patterns shape the people we become.
  • Interpersonal Psychotherapy explores mood with interpersonal relationships.
  • Systemic Therapy explores people in relationships dealing with individuals and groups interactional patterns.
  • Other therapies include compassionate therapy and mindfulness which use cognitive ideas to explore compassion to the self.


Self-help material

  • Overcoming Binge Eating (2013),Dr Christopher Fairburn. Guildford Press.
  • Getting Better Bit(e) By Bit(e) A Survival Kit For Sufferers Of Bulimia Nervosa And Binge Eating Disorders (1993) U. Schmidt & J. Treasure. Psychology Press Ltd.
  • Anorexia Nervosa A Survival Guide For Families, Friends, Friends And Sufferers (1997) J Treasure. Psychology Press.



Beat provides helplines, online support and a network of UK-wide self-help groups to help adults and young people in the UK beat their eating disorders. Visit https://www.beateatingdisorders.org.uk/ for more information.

Contact Details

South Staffordshire Outpatient

Midlands Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
St. Chad’s House
St. George’s Hospital
Corporation Street
ST16 3AG

Tel: 01785 783120 / 01785 783122
Fax: 01785 221175


Shropshire Outpatient

Midlands Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Severn Fields Health Village
Sundorne Road

Tel: 0300 124 0358 (option 3)
Fax: 01743 354011

Get in Contact

Midlands Partnership NHS Foundation Trust

Trust Headquarters, St. George's Hospital, Corporation Street, Stafford ST16 3SR

E-mail: enquiries@mpft.nhs.uk 

Switchboard number

0300 790 7000
(staffed 24 hours a day, every day)

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