Tue, 05 Feb 2019 07:30:00 GMTTue, 05 Feb 2019 10:00:00 GMT

 

The National Eating Disorders Collaboration (NEDC) and COORDINARE - South Eastern NSW PHN invite medical and health professionals to an education evening on eating disorders including screening and assessment, management and treatment, supporting patient and carers, recovery and essential elements of care, referral pathways, support services and NEDC and other resources.

TITLE: Addressing Eating Disorders in Primary Care

SPEAKERS: National Eating Disorders Collaboration & Monique Perkins – SNSWLHD Eating Disorders Coordinator

LEARNING OUTCOMES:

  • Identify clinical presentations where further screening and assessment for eating disorders is warranted
  • Recognise and implement evidence based strategies in the prevention, early identification and management of eating disorders
  • Explain essential elements of care and implement multidisciplinary strategies to improve client health outcomes
  • Identify and integrate referral pathways and specialised support services into practice

AUDIENCE: GPs, Practice Nurses, Allied Health Professionals, Psychologists

VENUE: Corrigans Cove Resort, 204 Beach Road, Batehaven NSW 2536

Dinner provided

RACGP AND ACRRM POINTS APPLICATIONS PENDING

The NEDC is an initiative of the Australian Government Department of Health. Our purpose is to develop a nationally consistent, evidence-based approach to the prevention and management of eating disorders in Australia. For more information visit www.nedc.com.au