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New Support Group: Sligo

Bodywhys is starting free support group for friends and family of people affected by eating disorders in Sligo. Location: Markievicz House, Sligo Date and Time: 7:30pm – 9pm, 1st Wednesday of each month Starting: 5th March, 2014. No need to pre-register. Open to those aged 18+ What is a Bodywhys support group?

Sligo – PiLaR: Peer Led Resilience

Are you supporting a family member with an eating disorder? PiLaR: Peer Led Resilience Bodywhys and Sligo/Leitrim Mental Health Services invite you to attend 6 week programme for families and friends. When and Where: Commencing on Wednesday, 15th January, 2014 at 7:30pm. Markievicz House, Sligo. Course 1: Wednesdays from  15th January – 19th February : […]

Eating Disorders Alpbach 2014

Eating Disorders Alpbach 2014 Anorexia and Bulimia nervosa, Binge Eating Disorder and Obesity The 22nd International Conference When: October 16-18, 2014 Where: Alpbach, Tyrol, Austria  

Seminar – Airbrushing: A Touchy Subject

          Date: Friday 22nd November 2013 Time: 10.30am – 4pm (tea/coffe/lunch provided)Location: European Parliament Offices, 43 Molesworth Street, Dublin 2 This event, hosted by Nessa Childers, MEP, will provide a forum to review, discuss and debate the often contentious topic of airbrushed, photo-shopped or digitally enhanced media images. Programme: 10.30 am […]

October Workshop: Body image in the classroom

Body image in the classroom: An introductory workshop for primary school teachers This introductory workshop will be delivered by: Dr Deirdre Cowman, psychologist and children’s author, and Fiona Flynn D?sc?lescu, Youth Development Officer with Bodywhys. Date and Time: Tuesday, October 22nd, 7.00 – 9.00pm Location: Drumcondra Education Centre, Drumcondra, Dublin 9. To book a place […]

Technology for Well-being Conference are hosting the Technology for Well-being Conference on September 25th and 26th. On Thursday, September 25th, Bodywhys Services Co-ordinator, Harriet Parsons, will be speaking about the role of online support groups in the eating disorder recovery process.    

Information Afternoon: Donegal

An information afternoon on eating disorders for GPs, health professionals & members of the public Date:  Thursday, 5th September 2013 Location: The Mount Errigal Hotel, Letterkenny, Co. Donegal For informal enquiries contact: Aisling on 087-0996188 or Adele on 086-0224327

Youth Panel Meeting: August

When: Friday, August 23rd, 2013. Where: Room 3069 in the Arts Building in Trinity College, Dublin. Time: 2pm-4pm If you are interested in coming or would like more information please contact Fiona – Bodywhys Youth Panel

Youth Panel Meeting: May 11th

The next meeting of the Bodywhys Youth Panel is taking place this coming weekend. When: Saturday, 11th May, 2013. Where: Temple Bar Hotel, Dublin 2. Time: 12pm-2pm Directions

Information Evening: Binge Eating Disorder

Information Evening: Binge Eating Disorder Location: St. Patrick’s University Hospital, Dublin When: Tuesday, March 26th at 6:30pm All welcome Prebooking is not required.