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  1. Tertiary Services in BC

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    Alexis Beveridge Reprinted from "Eating Disorders" issue of Visions Journal, 2002, No. 16, p. 34-35 The following excerpts are part of interviews conducted with the tertiary eating disorders clinics in Vancouver. At St. Paul’s Hospital Eating Di ...

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  2. Navigating the System

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    An Insider's Look Anonymous Reprinted from "Eating Disorders" issue of Visions Journal, 2002, No. 16, p. 35 Across North America, and indeed, the Westernized world, eating disorders and disordered eating are almost as common as, well, the c ...

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  3. Eating Disorder Resource Centre of BC

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    Patricia O'Hagen, PhD Reprinted from "Eating Disorders" issue of Visions Journal, 2002, No. 16, p. 36 Mission The Eating Disorder Resource Centre of BC (EDRCBC) is a non-profit organization with the goal of prevention and education of anore ...

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  4. The House of Mirrors Project

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    Raine Mackay Reprinted from "Eating Disorders" issue of Visions Journal, 2002, No. 16, pp. 37-38 Over the last four years, the House of Mirrors (HOM) Project has created an increased awareness around disordered eating/eating disorders in a uniqu ...

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  5. Book Review

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    Nicki Breuer Reprinted from "Eating Disorders" issue of Visions Journal, 2002, No. 16, p. 40 Body Thieves: Help Girls Reclaim Their Natural Bodies and Become Physically Active By Sandra S. Friedman, BA, BSW, MA: Salal Books, 2002. 244 pp. When I ...

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  6. Resources

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    Reprinted from "Eating Disorders" issue of Visions Journal, 2002, No. 16, pp. 39-40 Organizations The Association for Awareness and Networking Around Disordered Eating (ANAD) Tel: (604) 739-2070 Toll-Free: 1-877-288-0877 www.anad.bc.ca The Eatin ...

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  7. ‘Co-ed’ Parent Group

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    As a therapist with the Canadian Mental Health Association’s Cowichan Valley Branch, Gabriele works with young people who struggle with eating disorders. She is often approached by parents interested in meeting with other parents. Early this year, in resp ...

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  8. Healthy Attitudes

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    Early intervention of disordered eating behaviours during the teen years is crucial. Eating disorders are associated with serious health risks, including death and impaired psychosocial adjustment. 1 And young people who diet are seven times more likely t ...

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  9. Body Image, Self-Esteem, and Mental Health

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      English PDF | More Info Sheets Body image and self-esteem start in the mind, not in the mirror. They can change the way you understand your value and worth. Healthy body image and self-esteem are a big part of well-being. ...

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  10. The Cognitive-Behavioural Approach to Treating Individuals with Eating Disorders

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    Betty had been diagnosed with bulimia nervosa (BN). She was depressed and terrified about gaining weight. One day she didn’t attend her scheduled therapy session. When I phoned to follow up, Betty explained that she couldn’t come because she knew other pe ...

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