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Aim

To provide dietitians specialising in eating disorders with the essential knowledge and skills required to work in this area. This course is aimed at Dietitians new to eating disorders who need more depth than the BDA Introduction to Mental Health, Learning Disabilities and Eating Disorders (ED) course or Dietitians wanting to specialise in or have an interest in ED.

Learning Outcomes

  • To understand nutritional assessments and psychological approaches used in ED
  • To understand and develop communication skills for ED
  • To understand risk factors and management strategies

Programme

Day 1

9.00 Arrival and refreshments

9.30 Welcome and introductions

9.40 Context of the day and icebreaker

10.30 Introduction to Eating Disorders

10.45 Break

11.00 Physical Health Consequences of ED

12.00 Multidisciplinary Team

12.30 Lunch

13.30 Nutritional Assessment

14.45 Break

15.00 MARSIPAN

16.30 Close

Day 2

9.00 Arrival and refreshments

9.30 Welcome and introductions

9.40 Context of the day and icebreaker

9.50 Reflection from Day 1

10.00 Nutritional Goal Setting

10.15 Nutritional approaches to managing Eating Disorders

10.45 Break

11.00 Nutritional approaches to managing Eating Disorders

12.30 Lunch

13.30 Explore psychological techniques used in Dietetics

14.45 Break

15.00 Explore psychological techniques used in Dietetics

15.30 Explore psychological techniques used in Dietetics

16.30 Close

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