Auckland - Monday, 10 August 2020
The full day training will equip participants to support change and promote recovery by improving knowledge and treatment skills of eating disorders across the developmental spectrum. It will focus on the various clinical presentations of disordered eating and eating disorders together with identification and assessment, and how to allow participants to competently provide appropriate initial response to those with eating disorders. An overview of referral pathways, current evidence-based treatment, and discussion of the role of primary care in the management of eating disorders will also be included.
Increase your skills in working with this client group and their families.
This workshop will:
- Build knowledge & understanding of the presentation of various eating disorders & their risk factors across development
- Strengthen ability to identify common warning signs/symptoms of eating disorders
- Strengthen ability to open initial discussion about eating habits & attitudes, and use standardised screening tools
- Build knowledge on appropriate management given scope of practice, and awareness of own limits- Build awareness of local referral pathways & treatment/support services
Who Should Attend
The Effectively Supporting Those with Eating Disorders workshops are worth 20 points/5.25 hours CPD