The Eating Disorder Program provides a number of services to parents and carers of young people with a disgnosed eating disorder who are accessing treatment at Eating Disorders Program.
The parent education and support program available include; care coordination, the Parent Workshops, the Parent Group Program, the Father’s & Mothers Forum, Family Groups and Family Therapy. Parents may also be involved in other aspects of treatment such as nutritional counselling, physiotherapy, medical reviews and school support.
It is important for parents of children with an eating disorder diagnosis, to be well informed about eating disorders. The Parent Education and Support Program is designed to equip parents and carers with the necessary information to parent a child with an eating disorder.