Understanding Eating Disorders (CPD)
Employers, particularly in the health and social care sector, are often interested in candidates with knowledge of eating disorders. The easiest way to gain this knowledge is through completing eating disorder courses. This course aims to give you the knowledge required to understand the impact of and key issues surrounding eating disorders, as well as an awareness of the harmful effects eating disorders can have on individuals and those closest to them. This official CPD course is perfect for an introduction to a subject or a subject refresher.
Units covered in this programme include:
– Types of eating disorders: This section will develop your understanding of several eating disorders.
– Potential causes of eating disorders: This section covers the common causes of eating disorders including psychological, environmental, societal and biological factors.
– The effects of eating disorders: This section outlines the harmful effects of an eating disorder on the individual, their family and close friends.
– Management and recovery from eating disorders: This section covers methods through which individuals with an existing eating disorder can manage and recover including medical interventions, public health resources and further treatment options.
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Cost : Total Fee £30
This course will be automatically assessed online and you will receive an e-certificate upon completion.
Upon completion of this course, you may wish to study the following courses: Alcohol Awareness, Level 2 Certificate in Information, Advice or Guidance, Level 2 Certificate in Equality and Diversity.
Facilities and resources
You will need access to the internet.
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