Eating Disorders: What You Need to Know

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Course ended

Eating Disorders: What You Need to Know

A new, updated course on eating disorders has been published, please see: What Educators Need to Know About Eating Disorders.
This course will be retired on February 28, 2024. 
If you have completed this course and obtained a certificate, please download it to your device as the certificate will not be accessible on your profile after the course retirement.

This was formerly titled: What Do You Need to Know about Eating Disorders (2017/18)

This module is designed to increase your knowledge and understanding of eating disorders. This module also reviews the potential risks and consequences of an eating disorder, along with basic ways to identify and engage with students who may have an eating disorder.

  • Presentation 1: focuses on understanding eating disorders (26 minutes)
  • Presentation 2: reviews the risks and consequences associated with eating disorders (11 minutes)
  • Presentation 3: provides strategies to assist you to support students who may have an eating disorder (25 minutes)


Learning Level: Introductory