This program offers services to children, adolescents, and adults suffering from anorexia nervosa, bulimia and mixed syndromes, and provides supports for their families. The Nipissing Eating Disorders Program is a community-based assessment, case management, education, support and professional consultation program. It is based on the principles that eating disorders are complex, multi-determined conditions, which require treatment strategies focused on nutrition rehabilitation, normalization of eating and psychotherapy to address underlying causes, attitudes and behaviours.
District clinicians will:
Catchment Service Area for Program/Service
Admission Criteria and Referral Process:
Referrals are accepted from the patient seeking help, family members, friends, medical practitioners, social workers, therapists, counsellors and community agencies.
Nipissing Eating Disorders Program
Referrals are processed through Central Intake at 705 476-6240 extension 6294.