What is Bulimia?
Bulimia nervosa is a serious mental illness and is defined by repeated episodes of binge eating followed by compensatory behaviours.
Bulimia Carer Support Group
strive Carer Support Groups:
- provide a safe, supportive place for carers to meet in a semi-structured environment which allows for both knowledge sharing and peer support
- provide information and resources to assist parents and carers to understand eating disorders and their integral role in recovery
- encourage empowerment of carers in their role in the recovery of the person with the eating disorder
- are run by trained volunteer carers, for carers.
The strive Bulimia Carer Support Group will run at 8:00pm AEDT on the following dates:
19th April | 19th July | 18th October
The Zoom link is available to EDFA members logged into the website here.
|Features||Non-Member $0||Member $25p/yr|
|24/7 Daily Support Forum|
|National Carer Support Groups for carers of loved ones with any eating disorder|
|Special Carer Support Groups' (ARFID - run monthly, Bulimia Nervosa, Binge Eating Disorder - run quarterly)|
|Support Groups (run quarterly)|
|strive4Men - A group for male carers, and those who identify as male (run quarterly)|
|Siblings Support Group|
|Twice Monthly Education Sessions with experts from the eating disorder field and those with lived experience|
|Access to Member Only Content|
|Access to Digital Library - Webinar recordings (over 120 hours)|
|Member Recommendations - GP's, Psychologists, Psychiatrists, Dietitians, Peer Mentors, Recovery Coaches and More. Updated monthly.|
|strive Monthly topic sheets and talking points|
|Downloadable EDucational Resources|
|Discounts to events and conferences|
|A voice of change in the ED space|