Eating Disorders Queensland is a statewide community based not-for-profit organisation promoting positive body image and prevention of eating issues. We provide supportive therapeutic options for individuals living with eating issues and their families and friends.

The Eating Issues Centre (TEIC) and Eating Disorders Association (EDA) have merged to form Eating Disorders Queensland (EDQ). EDQ is funded by Queensland Health to provide the largest community support and treatment services for individuals and families living with and recovering from eating disorders, their carers and loved ones. We value the sharing of recovery wisdom and aim to involve people with a lived experience, carers and family members and loved ones.

EDQ would like to respectfully acknowledge the Traditional Owners of the land on which Eating Disorders Queensland operate, and Elders past, present and emerging. We honour the women elders in diverse communities of which we are a part and we celebrate the extraordinary diversity of women’s bodies, genders, sexualities, capacities and relationships that we all represent.

We acknowledge the lived experience of those with an Eating Disorder and other Mental Health issues, those impacted by suicide or substance use and the contribution  families, friends, carers and professionals make to their recovery. We respect and value their opinions  and integrate their opinions into serviced delivery and change.

We pay respects to those amongst the community who have tirelessly advocated for positive social and political change around issues predominantly impacting women and children including women’s rights, equality, sexual and domestic violence, and changes for the LGBTIQ+ community.

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If you'd like to share your experiences, join our mentoring program or help us in any way, find out how.

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Group Therapy

We offer several groups in safe and supportive environments, designed for those with a variety of eating issues.

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How We Work

Underpinned by a unique feminist framework we value relationship, openness, transparency and diversity.

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Peer Mentor Program

Really make a difference in someone's life. Help an attendee join in one of our 10 or 18 week Therapy Groups.

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Our Services

Read about our individual therapy options, find out about how we structure our fees etc.

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Our People

Founded by a group of feminist practitioners with a huge range of experience in counseling and psychology.

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EDQ Latest News & Events

TEIC to merge with the Eating Disorders Association

TEIC to merge with the Eating Disorders Association

September 14, 2018

A merger of the Eating Issues Centre (TEIC) and Eating Disorders Association (EDA) in Brisbane, on 5 October 2018, will create the largest community service in Queensland offering support and treatment for individuals living with and recovering from eating disorders, their Carers and loved ones.

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Donate to EDQ

All donations over $2 to Eating Disorders Queensland support people through access to counselling, practical assistance to support recovery, groups, equipment for the centre and books for our library. You can make a one-off or regular monthly donation. We would love to acknowledge your generosity and support so please let us know if you would like to listed as one of our supporters.