Eating Disorder Course

The aim of this Eating Disorder Course is to develop your knowledge and understanding of eating disorders.

This course begins by explaining what eating disorders are, and the prevalence of eating disorders in the UK.

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Course Description

The aim of this Eating Disorder Course is to develop your knowledge and understanding of eating disorders.

This Eating Disorder Course begins by explaining what eating disorders are, and the prevalence of eating disorders in the UK. You will then learn who is most likely to be affected, what the causes of eating disorders are. You will then learn about the different types and diagnoses of eating disorders, including ARFID, anorexia, bulimia, binge eating disorder and OSFED.

You will also learn about the treatments commonly offered to individuals with the condition, and when the individual may need to go to hospital. Finally you will learn how best to support an individual with the disorder, including the importance of looking after yourself.

Study Eating Disorder Course via an eLearning platform.

Access to the Eating Disorder Course is delivered via an eLearning platform. E-Learning an efficient way of delivering courses online due to its convenience and flexibility. The resources are available from anywhere and at any time. Meaning everyone can take advantage of web-based learning regardless of their circumstances. E-Learning is invaluable for employers, meaning staff can complete CPD without the added cost of lecturers and conferences.

CPD Certified

The CPD Certification Service was established in 1996. It is the leading independent CPD accreditation institution operating across industry sectors. Certified CPD courses complement the Continuing Professional Development policies of professional institutes and academic bodies. CPD courses can be completed at work or at home or whoever there is an internet connection. Meaning that you can further your skillset and progress your career in a way that suits you.

Other CPD Certified courses

Along with this Eating Disorder Course, Home Study Zone offers a vast array of other Certified CPD courses. Additionally, CPD will help somebody build their skill set, gain further understanding, and progress in their career.

See our other CPD Certified courses available here

Learning Outcomes

On completion of this course learners should know and understand the following:

  • Know what eating disorders are.
  • Know the symptoms of eating disorders.
  • Understand the causes of eating disorders.
  • Know how eating disorders are treated.
  • Know how you can support an individual with an eating disorder.

Course Syllabus

  • Definition of eating disorders
  • Prevalence
  • Symptoms
  • Who is at risk
  • Causes
  • Treatment and support
  • Types
    • ARFID
    • Anorexia
    • Bulimia
    • Binge eating disorder
    • OSFED
  • How to support an individual