This 4 day course has been designed to reflect the healthcare and educational needs of Dietitians working within the field of eating disorders, with the aim of supporting the development of specialist skills and competencies that underpin practice within this setting.
The course will extend the knowledge of eating disorders by integrating nutritional, physiological, psychological and psychosocial perspectives, current treatments and service user needs.
The programme is taught by highly qualified and experienced specialist practitioners and academic staff who have peer-reviewed published work.
The course is not formally assessed, but submission of a CPD portfolio of evidence for learning via Pebble pad )is required for certification.
The course introduces core themes in the management of eating disorders including: