The North Island Regional Eating Disorder Program provides direct client services in both the Comox Valley and in Campbell River. Clinical support through education and in-services to health care providers and other agencies are offered to the Mount Waddington area upon request.
- individual therapy for adults (Comox Valley & Campbell River) and youth (Campbell River) experiencing eating disorders;
- support for parents of youth experiencing eating disorders;
- therapy groups
- nutrition counselling and support for youth and adults;
- community development, early intervention and prevention initiatives
This regional team includes a coordinator who is a nurse and counselling therapist, a counsellor and a dietitian. We collaborate and work with other community agencies and professionals including physicians to provide the best possible co-ordination of services.
To learn more about eating disorders and services within the Island Health region, please visit the Eating Disorders web page. For Provincial information, visit the Kelty Eating Disorders website.