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(YYC) In-Person Support for People with Eating Disorders
January 18, 2020 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm| $90.00
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.
Because no one should have to face an eating disorder alone, this 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
Dates: The following MONDAYS are included in this support group (note: This is a group with recurring meetings. For drop-in offerings, visit our full programming calendar ) :
- January 13, 20, 27
- February 3, 10, 24
- March 2, 9, 16
The group will not meet on February 17, due to the statutory holiday.
Time: 6:30 pm – 8:30pm (1830 – 2030 MST)
Cost: $90 (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.
Location: Serenity Now Wellness Centre, 1934 9 Avenue SE, Calgary AB
About Your Facilitator
Dr. Angela Grace
Dr. Angela Grace is a Registered Psychologist, Shamanic Practitioner, Internationally Certified Iyengar Yoga Instructor, and Clinical Advisor to EDSNA. She is passionate about eating disorder prevention and holistic, integrated approaches to treatment. Angela coordinates creative events for Eating Disorders Awareness Week in Calgary, is a National prevention expert, and founded Heart Centered Counselling, which has a focus on treating trauma, body image issues, and eating disorders in girls and women. She utilizes a holistic body-mind-spirit approach for individuals and groups, including EMDR, Hakomi, and soul-centered approaches to healing. Angela believes that there is nothing more beautiful than a woman who has reclaimed her soul.