Monthly Archives: March 2015

At Home with Eating Disorders 2015

At Home Eating Disorder

Following the unparalleled success of Australia’s first (non-profit) conference for carers of people with eating disorders, we are pleased to announce the second At Home With Eating Disorders conference, at Bell City, Preston, Victoria  on 29th – 30th May 2015, with additional pre-conference workshops on 28th May.

EARLY BIRD REGISTRATIONS NOW OPEN!

Go to the registration page, and make sure you take advantage of the Early Bird prices and our great onsite accommodation deals by booking in now.

http://www.athomewitheatingdisorders.com/

 

Key Note Speakers

“From Fear to Fierce” – Transforming Parents into a Powerful Treatment Ally

Laura Collins, author of “Eating With Your Anorexic” and “Throwing Starfish Across the Sea” (2013), founder of FEAST and international parent advocate.

 

“What Do You Do When…?” – Practical Advice for Problematic Situations

Carolyn Costin, clinical director and founder of the Monte Nido Residential Treatment Centre; award winning lobbyist and advocate on eating disorders prevention; author of the Eating Disorders Source Book, Your Dieting Daughter and 8 Keys To Recovery from An Eating Disorder (2011).

 

‘A brain-based understanding of eating disorders’

Professor Tracey Wade, Dean, School of Psychology, Flinders University, South Australia; award winning researcher and clinician for over 20 years, with over 130 research publications to her name; and

Dr Linsey Atkins, DPsych, clinical psychologist, director of Hope Family Clinic, Melbourne; accomplished in FBT and parent-focused treatment; member of the Institute of Training in Child and Adolescent Eating Disorders.