Should I Say Something? is an interactive educational program designed to increase mental health literacy and helping behaviours in community members in contact with those developing or experiencing an eating disorder.
It is an introductory level workshop for people who do not have professional expertise in eating disorders but who work with those at risk.
This workshop is relevant and appropriate for professionals such as teachers, school welfare staff, sport and fitness professionals, youth workers, community and welfare workers.
The workshop is based on research which provided the foundation for the Eating Disorders: First Aid Guidelines (2008). It covers:
- Types of eating disorders
- Risk factors
- Warning signs
- Treatment options
- How to approach and assist someone who may be developing or experiencing an eating disorder
WHEN: Wednesday August 28, 9am-1pm
WHERE: EDV, Collingwood Football Club Community Centre, Level 2, Cnr Lulie & Abbot Streets, Abbotsford
COST: $88 incl. GST