Eating Disorder Insights Podcast

Eating Disorder Insights Podcast


Latest Episodes

EDIP – S3 EP4 – What effect has COVID had on treatment delivery?
March 02, 2021

As you know, this series of the podcast is taking a look at eating disorder provision in the UK and the last 12 months under the shadow of the COVID pandemic has been a challenge to say the least – both in terms of service provision but also in terms o...

EDIP-S3 EP3 – Closing the gap between paediatrics and CAMHS eating disorder services..
February 20, 2021

Welcome back to the podcast and today I’m continuing the discussion around eating disorder treatment provision. In the last episode I gave you an update about some of the conversation I’ve had with families and their difficulties in accessing treatment...

EDIP- Bonus episode – Weight for height (WFH) explained..
January 15, 2021

Many of you have been asking what weight for height (WFH) is and how it's used in eating disorder treatment and assessment. Here's a brief explanation.. - If you'd like to add your voice to the discussion,

EDIP-S3 EP2 – Breaking the silence..
January 14, 2021

It's been an interesting  time since the last episode was released where I've spent time talking to lots of families who are very keen to share their stories about their experience treatment within the UK and have agreed to be interviewed on the podcas...

EDIP-S3 EP1 – Are services gridlocked, overstretched and poorly trained?
December 29, 2020

The last few weeks have been a total eye opener for me. - I'm a clinician in the NHS. I have worked in NHS specialist eating disorder teams in the UK and I'm proud of what my teams have done to help families to understand,

EDIP – So what’s happening to the provision of treatment in the UK..?
December 20, 2020

So far, we have looked at how you can get your child to the GP successfully.. but what happens after that? the expectation is that your child will be assessed, referred for medical treatment if needed then be referred to your local CAMHS specialist eat...

Eating Disorder Insights Podcast – Series 2 Episode 5 – About your GP – NHS or Private Treatment?
August 06, 2019

How do you choose between using an NHS service or seeking out private treatment? In this episode, we will explore the issue of treatment choice and take a look at the options that might be available to you in each treatment setting. As a professional,

Eating Disorder Insights Podcast – Series 2 Episode 4 – About your GP – Not happy with the outcome?
May 26, 2019

In this quick episode we'll look at what you can do if you feel that you didn't quite get what you needed from your GP appointment. We'll take a look at your options and  think about how you can get the help you need and get the best start to treatment...

Eating Disorder Insights Podcast – Series 2 Episode 3 – Abour your GP – How does your child feel?
January 19, 2019

Your child might not share your enthusiasm about going to the GP and seeking treatment. In this episode, we're looking at your child's feelings and what is influencing their reluctance. I will help you to understand the eating disorder by viewing it as...

Eating Disorder Insights Podcast – Series 2 Episode 2 – About your GP – What you need to tell them
December 15, 2018

Hello and welcome back to episode two of the second series of the eating disorder insights podcast. - In this second episode of series .. we’ll look at what you’ll need to tell your GP in order to get the best outcome for you and your child.