A series of webinars to raise awareness and promote a better understanding of eating disorders in children and young people among health professionals in acute hospitals settings.
Over the last year, the number of children and young people admitted to hospital with eating disorders has significantly increased. To raise awareness of the problem, and promote a better understanding of eating disorders among health professionals working with children and young people in acute hospitals settings, a series of three webinars were hosted:
In addition to this and in a short clip, Dr Elaine Lockhart, Consultant in Paediatric Psychiatry at NHS GGC and until recently Clinical Advisor at the Scottish Government discusses why training in eating disorders is needed now and what care children and young people with low weight and eating disorders need when admitted to paediatric wards.
1st seminar for health professionals working with CYP with eating disorders.
Video clips which were mentioned during seminar two, that would be useful viewing.
2nd seminar for health professionals working with CYP with eating disorders.
Links which were posted on the seminar three chat and that were mentioned during the seminar that would be useful viewing.
3rd seminar for health professionals working with CYP with eating disorders.