EDFA Webinar: Autism and Eating Disorders
October 6 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Autism and Eating Disorders – Presented by Fiona Fisher Bullivant (UK)
Author, Autism & Eating Disorders Consultant, Lecturer University of Central Lancashire, Autism Assessor, Non Medical Prescriber, Sleep Counsellor & Functional Analysis Assessor.
Fiona Fisher Bullivant will explore the topic of autistic girls and young women with eating disorders, why their differences don’t always fit with traditional treatment and how treatment can be adapted to allow for these differences. Fiona will speak about autism and mental health and why the therapeutic relationship is important for progress and change-making. The session will also address how best to support individuals experiencing Avoidant Restrictive Food Intake Disorder (ARFID).
Visit https://edfa.org.au/get-involved/events/education-and-information-webinars/ for more information and to register for this webinar.