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Online Support Group for People with Eating Disorders
May 20, 2020 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm| $80.00
This ONLINE support group is for ADULTS (18+) with eating disorders, disordered eating, and anyone 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.
Because no one should have to face an eating disorder alone, this ONLINE, multi-week, professionally facilitated 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
- May 20, 27
- June 3, 10, 17, 24
- July 1 & 8
This is a multi-week group. Registration includes all sessions noted above. Participants are joining a group that has already had a single meeting. (Note: For single-session groups, visit our full programming calendar )
Time: 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm (15:00 – 17:00 MST)
Location: Online, via Join.Me*
Cost: $80 (online, using Paypal)**
Facilitator: Carol Fredrek, R.Psych
*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. The confirmation email will also include the code to join the meeting, so please read carefully.
A computer/laptop/tablet and internet access are required to participate.
**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
Carol is a Registered Psychologist who specializes in eating disorders, body image, anxiety, depression, and trauma. For over 2 decades, she has offered skilled and caring therapy. Carol incorporates research-proven therapy approaches such as Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Eye Movement Desensitization & Reprocessing (EMDR), and Emotional Freedom Techniques (EFT Tapping). To learn more about her approach, visit this page. Be at peace with yourself. Be at peace with food, your body, and your weight. To learn more, visit her website at healingmatters.ca.