Evaluating Eating Disorder Services in Australia: What is Available?

1. Your name, academic institution and contact details

Hayley Fung, Master of Applied Psychology (Health) Candidate at the University of Queensland, hayley.fung@uqconnect.edu.au

2. Name of Chief Investigator

Dr Tegan Cruwys, University of Queensland, in collaboration with Centre of Research Excellence in Mental Health Systems Improvement (CREMSI).

3. Name of University Supervisor

Dr Tegan Cruwys, University of Queensland,t.cruwys@uq.edu.au

4. The name of your project and a brief synopsis (300 words maximum)

Evaluating Eating Disorder Services in Australia: What is Available?

The purpose of this study is to examine eating disorder services in Australia. Specifically,       we are interested in:

  • Who is providing eating disorder services, and of what kind?
  • Who is receiving eating disorder services (and who is not)?

5. Recruitment details – who are you looking for

We’re looking to survey health professionals or educators who have provided treatment, information or care to one or more people with an eating disorder (of clinical severity) in the last year. 

Participation involves completing an online survey about how you assist individuals with eating disorders in your usual practice. The survey should take approximately 15-20 minutes.  Please find the link to the survey here:  https://goo.gl/Zgseo1

6. Human Research Ethics Board and Approval Number

University of Queensland, 16-PSYCH-MAP-03-TS

7. Opening and closing date for recruitment

Project opens: April 2016, Close: End of July, 2016