Understanding Disordered Eating and Eating Disorders in Youth

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Understanding Disordered Eating and Eating Disorders in Youth

This presentation will promote education, understanding and prevention of eating disorders and disordered eating.

By New Westminster School District

When and where

Date and time

Thu, Apr 20, 2023 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM PDT


Fraser River Middle School 800 Queens Avenue New Westminster, BC V3M 0J2 Canada

About this event

  • 2 hours
  • Mobile eTicket

Topics will include:

  • Eating Disorders vs. Disordered Eating
  • Eating Continuum and Disordered Behaviors
  • Contributing Factors
  • Dieting vs. healthy eating
  • Health At Every Size explained
  • Protective/Risk Factors
  • Addressing someone who you are worried about
  • Resources

Our presenter is Carmen Kaufmann with Jessie's Legacy.

Carmen is a Masters of Social Work Graduate, ACE certified Personal Trainer, and Sports Nutritionist. She has been a Disordered Eating Specialist for over 25 years and runs Weigh of Life Wellness which is her private practice in North Vancouver.

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