Evaluating the Risk of Harm of Weight-Related Public Messages
About this resource
Campaigns and resources that provide weight-related messages may lead to unintended consequences. This resource considers obesity, overweight, and weight gain prevention public health messages in relation to eating disorders and disordered eating.
Collaborative professional education for carers of those with eating disorders
This paper describes the effectiveness of a 6-hour education programme to provide skills, knowledge and support to carers about how to best support patients with eating disorders.Read more
Effectiveness of a brief school-based body image intervention 'Dove Confident Me: Single Session' when delivered by teachers and researchers: Results from a cluster randomised controlled trial.
This study evaluated a 90-min single session school-based body image intervention (Dove Confident Me: Single Session), and investigated if delivery could be task-shifted to teachers.Read more
Issue 55 | Theory and Practice: Screening and Assessment Tools for Eating Disorders
Welcome to this edition of the NEDC e-Bulletin, where we delve into the NEDC’s recent and upcoming collaborations with local PHNs and then examine different practical screening and assessment tools to help you detect the possible presence of an eating disorder.Read more
Mental health first aid training for high school teachers: a cluster randomized trial.
BACKGROUND: Mental disorders often have their first onset during adolescence.Read more