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No one should face an Eating Disorder alone.

The Eating Disorder Support Network of Alberta is here to help.
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Providing facilitated support groups to individuals and family members dealing with eating disorders is a key objective for EDSNA.

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Eating disorders are serious mental health conditions that can have life threatening consequences. We have information on treatment options in Alberta to assist you find the help you need.

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We have compiled resources for parents/loved ones, healthcare professionals, educators and fitness professionals. We also have links to books, videos and trusted websites.

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Are you a #student struggling with an #EatingDisorder or #DisorderedEating in #Edmonton?
This fall EDSNA is offering a drop-in support group for People with Eating Disorders at the University of Alberta on Thursday evenings from 6:00-8:00pm, in SUB 0-48.
This group will run on the following dates:
September 13, 20, 27
October 4, 25
November 1, 8, 15
Cost: $10/session
You can register online by clicking the link in our bio, or by bringing $10 to the session.
For more information please email info@edsna.ca
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