Eating Disorders Association of Queensland Incorporated (EDA)
Community-Based, Non-Profit Organisation
Helpfinder service is available to assist individuals, families, and health professionals find out information about services. Call 07 3394 3661. Peer support group is available, called the Eating Disorder Recovery Support Group. Various support groups are run. Family support groups are available. Family information program is run in a 4-week format and provides information and support on eating issues and disorders to family and friends. Family skills training program is available in conjunction with the family information program. It runs for 6 weeks and provides skills to assist in supporting recovery such as motivational interviewing skills. Psychoeducation course called Seeds for Change is available. The 10-week course focuses on eating issues. Community education and training on Eating Disorders. Newsletter provided periodically throughout the year. Sharing of recovery stories and messages to individuals receiving inpatient treatment. Support group resource kit is available to assist health professionals, groups, or individuals to set up a support group for Eating Disorders. Information pack with referral and support information is available to be mailed. Short-term telephone counselling is available. Advocacy regarding body image and Eating Disorders.