Online Educational Tool for Parents/ Caregivers of a Youth with an Eating Disorder
  • Do you think your child might have an Eating Disorder?
  • Do you want to learn about eating disorders and how you can help your child?

Purpose of the research: To understand if the online educational tool (www.canped.ca) is helpful to parents/caregivers of a child who may have an eating disorder.

Who can participate: Parents or caregivers of a youth (9-18 years old) who may have an eating disorder.

Topics covered include:

  1. What is an eating disorder?
  2. Medical risks of eating disorders
  3. Understanding eating disorders
  4. Essential components of treating pediatric eating disorders
  5. Supporting a child with an eating disorder: Practical advice from professionals
  6. B.C. meal support video
  7. Recommended resources

Ethics:
•This research project has been approved by the Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Ethics Board.

Contact:
• For more information visit www.canped.ca
• Email us at canped@cheo.on.ca
• or call us at (613) 737-7600 ext 3803.

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