About this webinar

This webinar provides a general overview of eating disorders for school wellbeing teams and other school staff. Includes information on types of eating disorders, risk factors/warning signs, early intervention, and support options.

  • Webinar designed specifically for school staff such as Nurses, Counsellors and Heads of Year Levels

  • Increase your eating disorder literacy to better pick up on warning signs

  • Find out what to do if you're concerned about a student, including appropriate referral options

  • Access resources curated by the EDV team specifically for Victorian schools

What's included

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    Eating Disorders Explained: School Wellbeing Teams

    • Webinar recording: ED101 - School Wellbeing Teams

    • Resources for School Staff

    • EDV Support Options

    • Your Feedback

Meet your facilitators

Alison and Gemma - EDV Telehealth Nurses

This webinar is presented by EDV's Telehealth Nurses, who provide guidance to people at all stages of the treatment journey. Alison and Gemma both have experience in hospital and community-based eating disorder services.


  • I work at a school, but am not part of a wellbeing team. Is this webinar still suitable for me?

    Yes, this webinar is suitable for anyone who works with young people in schools, including teachers, sporting coaches and parent helpers.

  • I am a parent or carer of a school aged person. Is this webinar suitable for me?

    Yes, it's great for parents and carers to learn about the ways schools can be supporting young people with eating disorders.

  • My school needs further support with this. Are there any other ways EDV can help?

    If you would like further information about education opportunities for schools, please reach out to EDV's education team at [email protected].

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We believe in recovery for everyone. This webinar has been designed and delivered by those with lived experience of eating disorder recovery.