Eating Disorders Training Overview:
This course covers the signs and symptoms of eating disorders, with a focus on anorexia, bulimia and binge eating disorder and explores the complex reasons why someone may develop an eating disorder.
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The course is delivered over 6 hours
Our group training is offered for 3-15 attendees per trainer
This training is available to be delivered in a environment.
What is covered:
It is estimated that between 1.25 and 3.4 million people in the UK are affected by an eating disorder, yet these serious mental illnesses remain largely misunderstood by many. This one day course aims to provide delegates with a greater understanding of eating disorders by raising awareness, challenging stereotypes and stigmas. The course covers the signs and symptoms of eating disorders, with a focus on anorexia, bulimia and binge eating disorder and explores the complex reasons why someone may develop an eating disorder. Delegates will have the opportunity to engage in open discussion, practical exercises and case studies and develop skills on how to begin a conversation with someone who may be displaying signs of an eating disorder.
Who is the course for?
Our Eating Disorders course is suitable for anyone who has an interest in eating disorders or is looking to increase their knowledge surrounding the main eating disorder diagnoses. The course provides ideal awareness training which can assist any organisation, group or individual who may be the first point of contact for someone who is struggling with an eating disorder.
What will you achieve?
- Understand what we mean by the term eating disorder and an ability to describe the main eating disorder diagnoses.
- Recognise the signs and symptoms of anorexia, bulimia and binge eating disorder.
- Have knowledge of the risk factors and complex reasons why someone may develop an eating disorder.
- Beginning a safe conversation with someone displaying the signs of disordered eating.
- Be aware of the levels of care and range of evidence-based treatments used to support someone who has an eating disorder.
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