Eating Disorders Week 2016

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It is both the Provincial and National Eating Disorder Awareness Week and today is #Purple4PEDAW– a day designed to bring awareness to eating disorders. Various landmarks in BC will be turning #Purple4PEDAW in support of eating disorder awareness including BC Place.

The following link is for a short film by NEDIC (National Eating Disorder Information Centre ) entitled Eating Disorders: Beyond the Myths.  https://youtu.be/Qp80hbqBrfQ  (Please note that you may need to copy and paste the link into your web browser.)

If people are looking for additional community resources please consider the following:

Jessie’s Legacy
http://www.jessieslegacy.com

Kelty Mental Health Resource
http://keltyeatingdisorders.ca/

NEDIC  (National Eating Disorder Information Centre)
http://nedic.ca/

Please also note that the staff of the Vancouver Coastal Health Eating Disorder Program are available for clinical and medical eating disorder consultations, education sessions and trainings.

Anne, Sheila, Crystal, Shelagh, Ellie, Hella, Loveleen, Lisa, Cindy, Colleen, Kylah, Jim and Chris

The Vancouver Coastal Health Eating Disorders Program
333 – 2750 East Hastings Street
Vancouver, B.C. V5K 1Z9
Phone: (604) 675-2531
Fax:  604-675-3894

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