Effective Approaches for Supporting Students with Eating Disorders

Eating disorders

Course Aim                  

School Nurses and Pastoral Staff will be equipped with essential introductory knowledge, skills and strategies to effectively support pupils with eating disorders, or who are showing signs of troubled eating.  The major focus is on significantly increasing understanding of eating disorders, however the day will also explore common links with how students can become affected by the current pressures in their modern digital lives.  Participants will gain skills and techniques for successfully supporting vulnerable students and managing risk, including the additional impact of Covid-19.  Content is suitable for School Nurses, Pastoral Staff and Senior Leaders who are responsible for the well-being of students within their schools.

Our two experts will guide participants through this topic so that they can gain more understanding and feel better equipped at how to respond in a variety of ways.

 

Key learning objectives:

  • Understanding and assessing current risk factors (including the impact of Covid-19), triggers and current incidence
  • Examining current research and best practice
  • Exploring the impact of children’s digital lives on eating and body image
  • Managing disclosure and thresholds for specialist referral
  • Exploring issues of confidentiality and conflicts of interest
  • Strategies for prevention and intervention within your school
  • Developing resilient practice

Course Fees are £279 +VAT per person. Discounts available for 2+ colleagues

The event is finished.

Date

27 11 2023
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Time

10:00 am - 3:45 pm

Cost

£279.00

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Location

Novotel London Blackfriars
Blackfriars Road, London, SE1 8NZ

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