fightED’s Health Professional’s Training Course aims to give you in-depth information and advice on eating disorders.

The course is run over 2 days and will cover:

Day 1

  • Knowledge of different types of eating disorders
  • How to identify signs and symptoms in patients
  • Causes of eating disorders

Day 2

  • Understanding the process of recovery
  • The role of a carer
  • Practical tools and advice

The course is delivered by fightED member Debbie Howard, a UKCP Registered Psychotherapist. As a former anorexic, Debbie talks about life with an eating disorder, giving first hand insight into the mind-set, thoughts and feelings often experienced, making this course completely unique.

Each attendee will receive a Certificate of Attendance. Cost is £150 per person.

“Fantastic training providing insight, understanding and strategies for working with eating disorders from personal experience in Northern Ireland. Real learning of the impact of eating disorders not only on the client but the whole family and the resources available to them at home.”

“The training was next to none, gaining perspectives from professionals and carers. I would encourage anyone who can, to get onboard. Thank you so much.”

“Amazing insight that has left a lasting impression on me! Thank you Debbie for your delivery. Such an open and honest portrayal which has set this training miles apart from others.”