Petition to gain greater awareness and understanding of Eating Disorders

Please sign and share this petition which can be found on epetitions.direct.gov.uk Making Mental Health Awareness complusory on the National Curriculum Responsible department: Department for Education We are two 16 year old girls from North London who are fed up with...

Support for carers

Don't forget the support group meeting tonight for all carers of anyone struggling with an Eating Disorder, Mill on the Exe, Exeter 6-8pm. All welcome or call 07980 182118 for more details

London International Eating Disorders 2017

Booked my 'early bird' ticket to the London International Eating Disorders Conference 2017, still incredibly expensive for a private therapist to attend!!

National Carers’ Conference in Eating Disorders’

The 'National Carers' Conference in Eating Disorders' is being held at the Institute of Psychiatry in London, on Friday 22 November. Professor Janet Treasure OBE and Gill Todd RMN MSc, invite you to a day discussing 'Compassion and Caring Approach'. For more...

DVD to support the New Maudsley approach

The Succeed Foundation has produced a DVD for carers to support the New Maudsley Approach. It shows scenarios and situations that are often faced when helping a loved one with an eating disorder. To order or for more information http://www.succeedfoundation.org/

B-eat supporters meeting

Debbie Humberstone, who started 'The Project' in Axminster will be speaking at the B-eat supporters meeting tomorrow evening. The meeting is held in the bottom bar at The Mill on the Exe, in Exeter Devon 6-8pm. This meeting is for the carers of the sufferers of anyone...

Help and support on Facebook

I am aware that many young people will be returning to University and College soon. A way of keeping in touch with 'Eating Disorders Counselling Services Devon' is via the Facebook 'page' facebook.com/eatingdisordersdevon. It may just give you that added bit of...

ACT therapy for Eating Disorders

Very interesting presentation given last night at the B-eat supporters meeting. Kathy O'Conner talked about the ACT approach, the way that our thoughts can dominate our lives and they are simply that......thoughts, but none the less incredibly powerful. For more...

Mindfulness

Attended a two day CPD course on Mindfulness this week. Run by Eve Doyle (who works a the Eating Disorder Unit in Poole) is was both personally and professionally rewarding. Pleased to realise that mindfulness is already part of the way in which I work with clients...

Next ‘Beat Support for Carers Meeting’ 6/8/13

Delighted to have been asked to co-host the next Beat support meeting. Being held on Tues 6th August at 6pm at The Mill on the Exe. All are welcome, believe it is being held in the room on the lower ground floor.

Help for carers’

A brilliant DVD is being produced by 'The Succeed Foundation'. Based on Dr Janet Treasures 'The New Maudsley Method', it is specifically tailored to equip carers with skills and techniques useful when caring for a loved one. Whilst the book 'skills-based learning for...