Letting Bodies Be: Eating Disorder Recovery & the Body Beautiful

Did you miss our last Symposium?  Don’t live in the Toronto area? Topic: “Letting Bodies Be: Eating Disorder Recovery and the Body Beautiful” Speakers: Andrea LaMarre, BSc, Phd Student Dr. Carla Rice, Body Image Consultant, Speaker, Author, Canada Research Chair in Care, Gender and Relationships at University of Guelph Watch the full presentation from January 12,...

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A Special Request: How YOU Can Help

As you are aware, NIED has been to Ottawa four times. At a recent meeting, our MP, Mark Adler strongly recommended that we get all of you involved in a very simple way: In order for NIED to continue to be successful in Ottawa and to further our mission of awareness – we ask YOU, your family and your friends – to book an appointment with YOUR MP to meet for 30 minutes and to share your...

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“Tonight, We Honour the Journey – Tomorrow, It’s Back to Work!”

Honouring The Journey 2014 On Sunday, February 23rd, we hosted our second annual “Honouring the Journey” event to celebrate our anniversary. The venue was filled to capacity with those suffering from Eating Disorders, their loved ones and caregivers, clinicians, community representatives and other supporters. We paused to reflect on our accomplishments to date and our hopes for a better...

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Honouring The Journey: Sunday, February 23rd

NIED’s second annual “Honouring The Journey” – A free evening of hope, tribute, inspiration and celebration - is being held on Sunday, February 23rd.

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Symposium Recap: Your Questions Answered

  On Monday August 12, we landed at Spring Garden Church to host our 22nd symposium! The topic was an Open Forum hosted by our panel of experts, which sparked some incredible discussions and questions from our guests. The evening was another great success in bringing eating disorder information to the public. Our panel of experts… Dr. Heather Wheeler – Clinical Psychologist who has...

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Meditation for the Treatment of Eating Disorders

There is no one protocol for the treatment of all eating disorders. Today’s multidisciplinary treatment options include various psychotherapy methods, group support, nutrition counselling, and alternative therapies. Just as no two snowflakes are the same, individuals suffering from eating disorders respond to different approaches with varying success, and treatment plans are tailored according...

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