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BodySense: Promoting Positive Body Image in Sport

BODYSENSE: PROMOTING POSITIVE BODY IMAGE IN SPORT BodySense is an evidence-based, innovative and novel workshop that helps build safe and healthy sport environments. Developed by body image and eating disorder experts, the workshop focuses on providing coaches with the concepts, skills, and strategies for fostering positive body image in male and female athletes and creating…

Community Support Awards

On Tuesday February 28, His Honour, The Honourable Frank F. Fagan and Mrs. Patricia Fagan hosted The Eating Disorder Foundation of Newfoundland and Labrador Annual Community Support Awards.¬† Award Recipients The Eating Disorder Foundation annually recognizes both volunteer and community and/or business organizations who have demonstrated their support of the Foundation in the previous year…

Scholarship Awards

Many thanks to friends of the Foundation who attended our AGM this morning. Congratulations to Abbie Robbins and Christopher Singleton, winners of the annual Renata Elizabeth Withers Memorial Scholarships. Congratulations and special thanks to Dr. Olga Heath for 10 years of dedicated services to EDFNL Board of Directors. Dr. Heath was presented with a Honourary…

E-Health Technologies

E-Health Options Support Mental Health The Department of Health and Community Services has unveiled a number of innovative e-Health technologies designed to support adult and youth mental health. The services offer self-help information, self-management tools, connection to localized services and even tele-health and online coaching. Bridge the gAPP (BTG) is an online resource designed to…