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Online Support for People with Eating Disorders
July 7 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm| $80.00
This support group is for ADULTS (18+) with eating disorders, disordered eating, and anyone experiencing anxiety about food 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
Because no one should have to face an eating disorder alone, this multi-week professionally facilitated ONLINE support group promotes self discovery in a safe space.
This support group is:
- 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
Dates: The following eight(8) TUESDAYS are included in this support group (note: This is a group with recurring meetings. For drop-in offerings, visit our full programming calendar ) :
- July 7, 14, 21, 28
- August 4, 11, 18, 25
Time: 6:30pm – 8:30pm (1830 – 2030 MST)
Cost: $80 (online, using Paypal)
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 or waive your fees.
EDSNA currently uses the video conferencing app “Join.Me” to conduct online groups. Detailed instructions to download and use the app are included in the confirmation email. Please read the confirmation email and attached PDF carefully, as the code to join the support group is in the document you will receive. A link to join the group will not be sent. A computer/laptop/tablet and internet access are required to participate.
About Your Facilitator
Sara is the Disorder Eating Consultant for Central Alberta. She is also a registered Occupational Therapist with over ten years experience. 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.