About the presenter: Colleen Alford
Colleen Alford is a Senior Social Worker and family therapist. Colleen specialises in providing family therapy for children and adolescents with eating disorders, and works at The Sydney Children’s Hospitals Network Eating Disorders Service.
She has more than 15 years’ experience in providing FBT, and 20 years’ experience in the child and adolescent mental health sector. Colleen has developed a six week parent group program based on the principles of Family Based Treatment, as well as parent group for parents of autistic young people with eating disorders.
Colleen is passionate about equipping clinicians through training and supervision, and has been providing training and supervision nationally as part of the National Eating Disorders Collaboration.