Radiance: Self-Compassion for Eating and Weight Concerns

November 30, 2016Events for Clients

ABOUT THE PROGRAM The program was developed by Clinical Psychologists, Dr. Kiera Buchanan and Dr Stan Steindl, and Dietitian, Kate Pollard, to address the missing ingredient in typical interventions aimed at improving eating behaviour and body-image; self-compassion. Through taking a Compassion-Focused Therapy approach, the program explores the role of self-criticism in maintaining eating, weight, and … Read More

MANTRA: Relapse Prevention for Eating Disorders

November 30, 2016Events for Clients

With effective treatment, many clients recover from an eating disorder. However, once the individual is deemed as recovered, there are few supports available for maintenance of recovery and/ or relapse prevention. By this stage, many individuals and their carers are also depleted of time, energy, and financial resources; meaning they are more inclined to disengage … Read More

Radiance Screening

September 1, 2016Events for Clients

Special movie screening during: Body Image and Eating Disorders Awareness Week Brisbane’s Eating Disorders Network (EDN) is hosting a special screening of Embrace: The Documentary as part of Body Image and Eating Disorders Awareness Week, 5-11th September. Details: WHAT: Body Image and Eating Disorders Week; Embrace: The Documentary screening and Q&A with an expert panel. … Read More

Mantra: Relapse Prevention for Eating Disorders

August 16, 2016Events for Clients

With effective treatment, many clients recover from an eating disorder. However, once the individual is deemed as recovered, there are few supports available for maintenance of recovery and/or relapse prevention. By this stage, many individuals and their carers are also depleted of time, energy, and financial resources; meaning they are more inclined to disengage from … Read More

Eating Behaviour Workshop

January 7, 2016Events for Clients, Our Services

A Health-Centred Approach to Weight Management: Working with a multidisciplinary team Calley Newman, Accredited Practicing Dietitian, is presenting this workshop on behalf of the Mental Health Professionals’ Network at the Brisbane Obesity Prevention and Treatment Network Meeting. This workshop is designed for psychologists, other allied-health professionals, general practitioners, and specialists working with clients who are struggling with their eating … Read More