Anorexia nervosa

Anorexia nervosa

BridgePoint Centre for Eating Disorders

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Counseling

Provides intensive rehabilitation through a community-based team approach which integrates professional support with self-help and social support from peers, family and friends.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
306-935-2240
Email Address: 
bridgepoint@sk.sympatico.ca
Fax Number: 
306-935-2241
Street Address: 
Box 190
City: 
Milden
Province: 
Saskatchewan
Postal/ZIP Code: 
S0L 2L0

Eating Disorder Resource Centre of British Columbia

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Groups Served: 
All women
Families
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral

Provides educational, referral and research services to people struggling with disordered eating, their support networks, community based organizations, students, educators and professionals working in the area.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
604-875-2084
Email Address: 
edrcbc@direct.ca
Fax Number: 
604-875-3688
Tollfree Phone Number: 
800-665-1822
Street Address: 
E200-4500 Oak St
City: 
Vancouver
Province: 
British Columbia
Postal/ZIP Code: 
V6H 3N1
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BC Eating Disorder Association school outreach program training manual

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Resource Language: 
English
Media Type: 
Paper
Author: 
Kristy Dellebuur
Publisher: 
British Columbia Eating Disorder Association
Publication Date: 
1998
Publication Place: 
Victoria, BC

Provides training for future school outreach speakers. Discusses signs and symptoms of eating disorders, contributing factors, body image and self-esteem, dieting and nutrition, and finding support.

ISBN/ISSN: 
WEIP.D45 1998

Westwind Eating Disorder Recovery Centre

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Community education/development
Advocacy
Counselling

Provides counselling and treatment for individuals suffering from anorexia, bulimia and related disorders in a home-like atmosphere, significantly different from the institutional format of traditional hospitals and clinics.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
204-728-2499
Email Address: 
westwindedrc@mb.sympatico.ca
Tollfree Phone Number: 
888-353-3372
Street Address: 
458-14th St
City: 
Brandon
Province: 
Manitoba
Postal/ZIP Code: 
R7A 4T3

An introduction to food and weight problems: information on anorexia, bulimia, and weight preoccupation

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Resource Language: 
English
Media Type: 
Paper
Author: 
National Eating Disorder Information Centre
Publisher: 
National Eating Disorder Information Centre
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

Provides basic information on eating disorders, general food and weight issues, and the connection that exists between them.

ISBN/ISSN: 
WEIP.I57

Eating Disorders Action Group

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Health promotion
Information provision and referral
Community education/development
Advocacy
Support group/peer support

Focuses on the issue of disordered eating, using a community development approach, in Halifax. Offers a peer support group, workshops on disordered eating and related issues, and a resource centre equipped with a lending library.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
902-443-9944
Email Address: 
info@edag.ca
Website/URL: 
Fax Number: 
902-443-5680
Street Address: 
2nd Fl 65 Ochterloney St
City: 
Dartmouth
Province: 
Nova Scotia
Postal/ZIP Code: 
B2Y 1C3

Consuming passions: feminist approaches to weight preoccupation and eating disorders

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Resource Language: 
English
Media Type: 
Paper
Author: 
Catrina Brown (ed.)
Karin Jasper (ed.)
Publisher: 
Second Story Press
Publication Date: 
1993
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

Explores how women can empower themselves to eat without guilt, to accept their bodies, and to engage in changing the actual conditions of their lives.

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ISBN/ISSN: 
ISBN 0929005422
WEIP.B76 1993
Notes: 
Includes bibliographical references.

Bulimia/Anorexia Nervosa Association

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Community education/development

Provides specialized treatment education and support services for individuals affected directly and indirectly by eating disorders.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
519-969-2112
Email Address: 
info@bana.ca
Website/URL: 
Fax Number: 
519-969-0227
Street Address: 
300 Canada Rd Et
City: 
Windsor
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
N9G 1A3

Sheena's Place

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Groups Served: 
Youth
Older women (50+)
Women and mental health
Middle-aged women (30-50)
Women with addictions
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Health promotion
Information provision and referral
Research
Counselling
Support group/peer support

Provides support services to people affected by eating disorders in a non-institutional, accessible way.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
416-927-8900
Email Address: 
loleksyn@sheenasplace.org
Fax Number: 
416-927-8844
Street Address: 
87 Spadina Rd
City: 
Toronto
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
M5R 2T1
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