It can be awkward and even scary to approach someone you suspect of having an eating disorder. You never know how they might react — angry, dismissive, upset, disbelieving. But consider the fact that they might also be relieved.
This training is perfect for leaders at councils, youth organisations and schools who wish to deliver the program to multiple locations in their local community.
EDV have brought the internationally accredited Body Project Collaborative framework to Australia to prevent the onset of eating disorders in young women.
Download fact sheets from Eating Disorders Victoria and other organisations on eating disorders, mental health and self-care.
Siblings have unique relationships with each other and when a sibling becomes ill with an eating disorder, it can be quite a confusing time. You may experience a range of feelings and thoughts, but remember that you are not alone.
Commonly used abbreviations associated with eating disorders and mental health.
Psychologists can be a vital part of the treatment team. EDV has a team of qualified and experienced psychologists.
Eating disorders can occur at any time: in childhood, during the teen years, during pregnancy and later in life.