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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…

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1st Annual Butterfly Gala a great success

The Eating Disorder Foundation of NL would like to thank all those who helped make the “Remembering Lana Curran Butterfly Gala” such a great success. Special thanks to our volunteers Dana, Stephanie, Deanna, Nikki,Janice, Sue and Gayle. Thank you to John Curran, Greg Walsh and Wilf Curran of The Masterless Men and Ray Walsh for…

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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…

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A very successful Eating Disorder Awareness Week – February 1 -7, 2016

On Wednesday January 27, the Hon. Dr. John Haggie, Minister of Health and Community Services signed a Proclamation declaring¬†February 1-7, 2016 as Eating Disorder Awareness Week in Newfoundland and Labrador. Back row Left to Right——Paul Thomey – Executive Director EDFNL Joan Norris – Program Manager – HSC PSYCH/J4D Wilf Curran – Vice-Chair Board of Directors…