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This ONLINE support group is for anyone (18+) experiencing an eating disorder, disordered eating, and/or experiencing anxiety around food, eating, and body image.

You do not need proof of diagnosis to enrol.

This group is open to those with all manner of disordered eating behaviour.

For the parents, partners, and loved ones, please refer to our Full Programming Calendar.



About This Group

Join Occupational Therapist Sara Kreklewich in this 7-week online support group. Discuss what you want to discuss in this recovery-focused environment; come find support, connection, and “take up space” with us.

PLEASE NOTE: This group is intended as support, and is not a substitute for treatment. We encourage you to speak with your Physician about treatment options specific to your circumstances.

EDSNA support groups are always:

  • Professionally-facilitated by people with extensive backgrounds in eating disorders.
  • Intended to support to those wishing to continue on the path of recovery in a safe, nonjudgmental environment
  • Limited to a small number of participants allow everyone to participate fully.

Individuals interested in participating do not require proof of diagnosis. This group is open to those with all manner of disordered eating behaviour.



Support Group Details

This group will meet on seven (7) Wednesdays

Dates include:

  • August 31
  • September 7, 14, 21, 28
  • October 5, 12

This is a multi-week group. Registration for this series includes all seven sessions (Note: For single-session groups, visit our full programming calendar )

Time:

6:00pm – 8:00pm (18:00 – 20:00 MST)

Location:

Online via Zoom, details sent separately*

Cost:

$70 (online, via Jane)**

Facilitator:

Sara Kreklewich, OT

Additional Information:

*A computer/laptop/tablet and internet access are required to participate. Please be sure to review your confirmation email carefully, and the information to download and use “Zoom”, as well as the “Guidelines for Groups” document will be in the email. The link to access the sessions will be sent closer to the start date of the group.

**EDSNA does not want financial barriers to stop a participant from attending a support group. Please email info@EDSNA.ca to discuss your circumstances, as we may be able to reduce your fees, or waive them entirely.



About Your Facilitator

Sara Kreklewich

Occupational Therapist

Sara is a registered Occupational Therapist with over thirteen years experience, and has served as the Disordered Eating Consultant for Central Alberta. she is passionate about the area of mental health and believes in empowering clients to achieve their goals. She currently works in hospital and community mental health settings and has diverse skills, training and experience.
Sara has a strong interest and knowledge base in the area of disordered eating, depression, anxiety and relationship issues.