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Understanding Eating Disorders (CAMHS Training)

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Headingley Enterprise & Arts Centre

Bennett Road

Leeds

LS6 3HN

United Kingdom

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Aims:

On completing this course delegates should be:

  • More informed about the nature of eating disorders, their development, and their course

  • Aware of the function of eating disorders and how these impact on eating, families, and feelings

  • Better able to recognise signs & symptoms

  • Knowledgeable about the assessment of eating disorders in young people by specialist services

  • Informed about the external and specialist help available

Ideal for:

Staff in pastoral roles in schools, cluster based and voluntary sector staff, social workers, school nurses, counsellors, and CAMHS staff in need of more information on eating disorders.

Overview:

This half day course is run in partnership between Leeds CAMHS Specialist Eating Disorder Service and the University of Leeds. It will provide a basic understanding of the types of eating disorder, their presentation, and who is affected. Understanding the functional nature of eating disorders in managing mood and social relationships will help place this within a broader context of young people’s mental health and well-being. This course will also provide practical information to help support young people with an eating disorder.

Our Other Courses:

Our full range of courses can be found on Eventbrite

Free places:

Available to professionals working with children and young people in the Leeds area. This subsidy is provided joinly by Leeds CAMHS and the University of Leeds.

FAQs

What are my transport/parking options for getting to and from the event?

HEART is great for visiting by all means of transport:

By BUS – regular buses run from Leeds city centre to Headingley

By TRAIN – Leeds City Station is just over 3 miles away from Headingley. There is a train station in Headingley and Burley Park that has a limited service. HEART is a 20 minute walk from both these stations.

By CARaccess is only from North Lane, end of Bennett Road (NOT Otley Road). There is limited onsite parking and on-street parking. Two disabled parking spaces are available. Parking is also available behind Sainsbury’s on North Lane which is chargeable.

Parking is also available behind Sainsbury’s on North Lane which is chargeable.

If you have any problems finding us, please contact HEART on 0113 2754548

How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

You can email: admin.camhstraining@nhs.net or telephone us on: 0113 3057240

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Headingley Enterprise & Arts Centre

Bennett Road

Leeds

LS6 3HN

United Kingdom

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Refund Policy

Refunds up to 30 days before event

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