Part 1: Supporting a Loved one with an Eating Disorder
Date: Wednesday, April 26th 2023. The session will be held online.
Time 7:00-9:00PM EST
A 2-hour online workshop for parents/caregivers of individuals struggling with disordered eating. Learning Emotion-Focused Family Therapy strategies for meal support and symptom mitigation.
This workshop is intended for parents or caregivers to those struggling with an eating disorder or disordered eating. Attendees will learn Emotion Focused Family Therapy (EFFT) strategies for meal support, symptom mitigation, managing difficult emotions and fostering recovery within the home.
Part 2: Navigating Recovery Through Food and Nutrition
Date: Monday, May 1st 2023. The session will be held online.
Time 6:00-8:00PM EST
A 2-hour online workshop for parents or caregivers of individuals struggling with disordered eating. Learning how to model healthy eating behaviours and overcome nutritional roadblocks during recovery.
This workshop is intended for parents and caregivers of those struggling with an eating disorder or disordered eating. It will target many of the nutritional roadblocks that often impede recovery including how to speak appropriately about food within the home, challenging myths and unhelpful beliefs about what we eat, and modelling healthy eating as parents and caregivers.
This is an interactive workshop that includes a presentation with opportunities for discussion and questions. Please come prepared to attend with your camera on. If you wish to participate, you may ask questions either via microphone or by typing your questions into the chat feature.
*Additional notes from FAQ:
This workshop series consists of two presentations. They are offered as a package, as together they provide comprehensive information to support recovery within the home. If you are unable to make one of the dates or times, please know you can join a subsequent session in our next round. These workshops are hosted at TPWG approximately every 6-8 weeks. Please note that these sessions do not need to be completed in any particular order. If you have questions or concerns about registration, please contact us.
We recommend that you download the Zoom program/app onto your laptop/smartphone device in advance of the session as you may experience difficulty accessing the session if you have not downloaded Zoom in advance.