EDV and the Austin Hospital will be working together in 2016/17 to develop, pilot and evaluate a peer mentoring program for people with eating disorders exiting hospital programs.
The purpose of this research is to examine the relationship between stressful/traumatic life events and bulimia nervosa.
Eating disorders remain shrouded in misperceptions and stigma, often underpinned by inaccurate information and stereotypes. For the very first time, activists from around the globe will be focusing their efforts on raising awareness and addressing misperceptions about eating disorders on a single day.
Researchers at Deakin University are interested in investigating the role of ruminative thinking within eating disorder presentations via health professionals qualitative interviews.
For a long time, I’ve been in recovery. It has been a slow process of taking each day as it comes, being ready for the inevitable setbacks, and, little by little, learning to trust myself. I remind myself that having come this far is in part a testament to my inner strength.