Care Providers – Calgary and Southern Alberta
Selah Psychology Shannon Foster, RPsych, worked for Calgary Eating Disorder Unit now in private practice, experience working with individuals and their families struggling with Anorexia, Bulimia, Binge Eating Disorder and ARFID.
Calgary Counselling Centre Eating Disorder group programming sessions, offered 3 times a year – March, June/July, and October/November. Serves individuals struggling with over eating and compulsive eating, food restriction, and binge eating and purging. Open to males and females of all ages. Pricing is decided based on a sliding scale.
Diane Anderson, MA, Registered Clinical Counsellor Intensive Short Term Dynamic Psychotherapy
Phone: 778.292.0260 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Jen Eld, Looking Glass Counselling
Juno House Specializing in adolescents and young women up to age 25 years
Ashley Pettigrew, MC, R.Psych at Supporting Wellness in South Calgary
Rachel Jose (R.Psych) – Taylor Clark Psychological Services
- Specializes in disordered eating, eating disorders, body dysmorphia, personality disorders, trauma, self harm, anxiety, depression, suicidality, Oppositional Defiant Disorder (ODD) and Conduct Disorder (CD).
- Provides parent consultation and support.
- Trained in Dialectical Behavioural Therapy (DBT), as well as Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing Therapy (EMDR). Incorporates aspects of Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Narrative Therapy, and the Neuro-Sequential Model of Therapeutics (NMT)
Grace Wong RD MSc CEDRD-S
Grace is a certified eating disorder registered dietitian and an approved supervisor recognized by the International Association of Eating Disorders Professionals. She provides care for all feeding and eating disorders diagnoses (including AN, BN, BED and ARFID) and other mental health conditions (e.g. anxiety, depression, ASD, ADHD etc).
Registered dietitian and certified intuitive eating counselor specializing in adults struggling with chronic dieting, disordered eating, and eating disorders.
If you know of other dietitians in the Calgary region who have experience with eating disorders, please let us know by emailing info@EDSNA.ca.
Nutritional counseling services are often available through local primary care networks (PCN) You can find your PCN through this website. Looking for a doctor who has experience in eating disorders? You can search the Find a Physician site at the College of Family Physicians, by entering “Eating Disorders” in the PRACTICE INTERESTS field (right side, down a bit). You can also filter by TOWN/CITY. The colours on the left side indicate if they are: accepting patients (Green), require referrals (Yellow) or aren’t accepting patients (Red).
Theravive is a website that helps people find therapists. Each therapist writes a short bio, listing the areas they treat. You can see who offers eating disorder therapy in Alberta, and search by city/town on the page. Be sure to ask specific questions about their expertise in eating disorders and whether they follow best practices as therapy approaches made widely vary.
Palliser Primary Care Network
Serving Bassano, Bow Island, Brooks, Medicine Hat, Oyen and surrounding areas.
Community Mental Health Service
Medicine Hat Provincial Building
346 3 Street SE
Medicine Hat, Alberta
Chinook Primary Care Network
Serving Lethbridge, Coaldale, Cardston, Crowsnest Pass, Fort MacLeod, Magrath, Raymond, Standoff, Milk River, Taber, Vauxhall, Picture Butte, Pincher Creek and surrounding areas.
Phone: (403) 388-6510
Chinook Regional Hospital
960 19 Street S
If you know of other family doctors in the Southern Alberta region who have experience with eating disorders, please let us know.