UNDERSTANDING
EATING DISORDERS
IN ADOLESCENCE

FOR CLINICIANS USE ONLY

A website of support for those caring for a youth with an eating disorder

This website PROVIDES educational videos on the following topics:

  • What is an eating disorder?
  • Understanding the medical risks associated with eating disorders
  • Understanding what eating disorders are about
  • Treatment options for youth with eating disorders
  • Supporting your loved one - highs and lows
  • Meal support (before, during, and after meals)
  • Practical tips and tricks for parents and caregivers of youth with an eating disorder

This website DOES NOT PROVIDE the following:

  • Specific advice tailored to your child or family
  • Communication with professionals
  • Real-time medical or psychological support
  • Diagnosis
  • Information about eating disorders in adults
  • Information about Binge Eating Disorder
  • Treatment for Eating Disorders

You can access the Modules by the navigation on the left, or by clicking here: Modules

Please note: If you are a parent or caregiver of a child or adolescent (between the ages of 9 and 18 years) who may be suffering from an eating disorder, please visit canped.ca

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