Eating disorders usually arise as a result of negative self body image. Eating disorders are usually associated with young women, however men and women of any age can be affected.
Common Eating Disorders include:
Left untreated Eating Disorders can be life-threatening. Accordingly early intervention is essential. At Life Resolutions our psychologists are experienced in effective treatments for Eating Disorders.
We can help you to overcome your anxiety about weight and develop respect for yourself, your body and your life, so that you can enjoy a healthy self image and maintain a healthy weight range.
You may be at risk or be suffering from an eating disorder if:
If you or someone you love has an issue with their weight, make a counselling appointment with us today.
Medicare rebates are available for psychological treatment by registered psychologists under the Australian Government’s Better Access to Mental Health Care initiative.
This scheme provides considerable financial assistance to people living with mental heath problems, allowing them greater access to psychologists and providing more affordable mental healthcare.
To access the Medicare Rebate, you need your GP, psychiatrist or paediatrician to complete a detailed mental health assessment and prepare a Mental Health Treatment Plan before referring you to a psychologist.
You may be eligible to receive Medicare rebates immediately into your bank account when paying for your session by cash, credit card, EFTPOS or cheque at all Life Resolutions locations.
Where is Our Eating Disorders Service Located?
We are conveniently located 1 Lincoln Road, Essendon, VIC 3040.
To find out how we can help call today on 1300 668 256