Do you care for someone with an eating disorder?

Collaborative Caring Workshop from The Retreat York

An intensive 2-day workshop for carers of people with an eating disorder.  The workshop uses Collaborative Caring to provide skills-based learning on how to best support a loved one with an eating disorder.

Date

12 and 13 May 2018

9.30AM to 4.30PM

Objectives

  •  To gain a basic understanding of eating disorders
  •  To acquire skills to implement change
  •  To develop skills to recognise unhelpful responses
  •  To develop skills to implement helpful responses and positive interaction

Skills that will be developed

  •   Role modelling
  •   Acknowledging difficulties
  •   Goal setting
  •   Recognising stages of change
  •   Adopting a positive caring style

Workshop Facilitators

Dr Louise Hall, Clinical Psychologist, Naomi Unit, The Retreat York

Dr Andrea Brown, Consultant Psychiatrist, Naomi Unit, The Retreat York

Location

The Retreat York

Heslington Road

York

YO10 5BN

Refreshments

Tea and coffee will be provided but please bring your own lunch and snacks.

Booking

If you would like further information or to book a place please contact:

Louise Hall:  lhall@theretreatyork.org.uk 01904 412551 (extension 2306) by Monday 30 April 2018

Please note that spaces are limited and will be allocated strictly on a first come, first served basis.

 

* This workshop is based on the book Skills-based Caring for a Loved One with an Eating Disorder: The New Maudsley Method written by Professor Janet Treasurer, Grainne Smith and Anna Crane.