Individuals with eating disorders, carers and siblings and young carers
4 monthly online groups
Recovery Support Group - First and third Monday of the month from 7:00pm – 8:30pm AEST.
These groups are for people aged 16 and over, who are experiencing an eating disorder or significant eating issues. Conversations will focus on the shared experience of recovery.
Carers Support Group - Second Monday of the month from 7:00pm – 8:30pm AEST.
Carers Groups are for any adult who is a carer of someone with an eating disorder. Conversation will focus on the carers’ experiences and on topics that may help carers to cope better with an eating disorder.
Siblings and Young Carers Support Group - Fourth Monday of the month between 7:00pm – 8.30pm AEST.
Sibling and young carers groups are for anyone aged 16 - 25 who would like to learn more about how they can support their friend or loved one with an eating disorder.
BrzaenGrowth is holding a fundraiser in Melbourne on Friday May 11th.
There is a fine line between healthy and unhealthy and it is crossed in the mind before any physical signs may appear. Body size is not always the indicator that someone is in the grips of or developing an eating disorder.
Hear from inspiring speakers who have had experience with these serious illnesses of the mind, which negatively impact physical, mental and social health. Speakers include Dr. Sarah Maguire from the Centre for Eating and Dieting Disorders, Sarah Coyte, Read the rest
Family-Based Treatment (FBT) is recognised as the first line, evidence-based, early intervention model of care for adolescents with anorexia nervosa (AN). FBT for AN has been developed and researched worldwide since the 1990s. CEED has developed and delivered FBT training over several years to provide workforce development in this model to suit Victorian Service conditions. In the last ten years CEED has trained to over 700 clinicians and provided service development and consultation support to implement the FBT model of care in many Victorian CAMH / CYMH Services.
The Centre for Excellence in Eating Disorders is holding a workshop “Using Diary Writing in the Treatment of Eating Disorders”. Presented by June Alexander.
The use of the written narrative can enhance the effectiveness of eating disorders treatment. Excerpts from June’s book “Using Writing as a Therapy for Eating Disorders – The Diary Healer” seed discussion on how the diary can be integrated into treatment and recovery. The training will involve didactic, interactive and experiential practise opportunities. Prior knowledge of understanding assessing and treating eating disorders is assumed.
Are you concerned about any aspects of your eating, body image or well-being?
Visit the Reach Out and Recover (ROAR) website. Developed by the Centre of Excellence in Eating Disorders in Victoria, ROAR is an interactive online tool that can help you by asking about your thoughts, feelings and behaviours, and prove you with a personalised report you can take to your healthcare professional if you need help.
Are you concerned your child or teenage is developing a problem with eating, weight or body image?
Feed Your Instinct (FYI) is a fantastic online tool developed by the Centre of Excellence in Eating Disorders in Victoria, designed to support parents of children and young people experiencing different types of eating disorder and/or body image problems.