Research suggests that parents and carers of people affected by eating disorders may experience high psychological distress and be at risk for depression and anxiety. They may also experience an overwhelming burden of guilt, self-blame and worry.
Bodywhys has developed a free 4 week programme for parents, carers and family members. Based on the idea of ‘Peer-Led Resilience’, the PiLaR programme addresses:
Dublin - Evening programme - poster PDF
Dates: Thursday, February 9th, 16th, 23rd and Thursday, March 2nd
Venue: Linn Dara Inpatient Unit, Cherry Orchard Campus, Ballyfermot, Dublin, D10 KO33
Sligo - Weekend programme - poster PDF
Dates: Saturday, March 4th and Sunday, March 5th
Venue: Markievicz House, Barrack St, Rathquarter, Sligo
Contact Details: Harriet Parsons, Bodywhys Services Manager. email@example.com
The programme has previously been held in Cavan, Carlow/Kilkenny, Cork, Dublin, Limerick and Sligo.
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