All patients receive an interdisciplinary team assessment which includes a medical assessment with a family physician, a psychological assessment with a psychologist, and a psychosocial/family assessment with a social worker. Patients will be offered feedback and recommendations concerning diagnosis and treatment.
Treatment may include one or more of the following:
A group for parents and other significant carers of a young adult with an eating disorder
Individual and/or Family Therapy
Between two and twenty sessions determined on the basis of patient and family needs
Nutrition assessment and counselling with the team Dietitian
Patients will meet with their family physician in the community for regular medical monitoring
A Psychiatrist is available for medication management and consultation when appropriate