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Online Webinar: A Closer Look at Eating Disorders

Professional development (PD) New Zealand (nationwide)

Posted: 01 December 2020
Notice reference #: 1HAFAX

Date: Wednesday 9 December.

Time: 11am–1pm 

Who should attend this Professional Development webinar?

Clinicians and healthcare professionals who work in social/community services, health and education settings, who wish to increase and supplement their knowledge about eating disorders and disordered eating from a valuable specialist and lived experience perspectives.

Overview 

Eating disorders are complex mental illnesses that are often misunderstood, stigmatized and do not enjoy many accessible, affordable support and treatment services. Through understanding eating disorders and breaking common misconceptions, we are better able to support an individual with an eating disorder or disordered eating in sourcing fit-for-purpose support and treatment programmes that are easily accessed and affordable in New Zealand and Australia.

Key Learning Points 

  • The different types of eating disorders
  • Common misconceptions about eating disorders
  • Common co-occurring conditions
  • Methods for treating eating disorders
  • What current research tells us
  • The impact of eating disorders
  • Canopy innovation in NZ and AUS and worldwide
  • The power of peer and non-clinical support
  • Lived experience

Cost

$69.00 + GST per person with discounts for groups of 5 or more participants.  

Recorded Access

All our webinars are recorded and made available 'on-demand' for a limited time after the live presentation.  Please register to receive your link and to stay notified about both the live and recorded sessions.

Register on our website

http://www.griefcentre.org.nz/EventsTraining/Webinar.html

Events summary

New Zealand (nationwide)

09 December 2020 – 09 December 2020

Further information

Contact: Larissa Repia

 (021) 025 45866

events@griefcentre.org.nz

www.griefcentre.org.nz/EventsTraining/Webinar.html