The Eating Disorders Victoria (EDV) team specialise in supporting people with eating disorders. Our range of clinical, peer and education services are free to access for anyone in Victoria. Services include Telehealth Counseling, Telehealth Nurse guidance, Peer Mentoring, Carer Coaching and more.
Once you have received a diagnosis of an eating disorder, it's important to start treatment as soon as possible. Here we outline treatment pathways for adults who are experiencing eating disorders in Victoria, including specialist outpatient, day patient and inpatient programs.
It's important for a child or young person to start treatment as soon as possible when diagnosed with an eating disorder. Here we outline the options for eating disorder treatment for children and young people in Victoria, including specialist hospital services.
I get very angry and upset about my eating disorder: what it did to me, what it took from me. It put so much strain on my body and brain and I lost so much time and freedom, having to spend so long in hospital.Read Lauren's story
"At times I have felt strong and other times I have cried myself to sleep. I wished I could have carried the burden for her, but in the end she had to have the strength and will to fight and my job was to help guide her and fight for her when she was not able to."Read Tracey's story