Two Day Intensive Workshop Focused on Eating Disorder Recovery

Presented by Natasha Files MSW, RSW & Trixie Hennessey MSW, RSW

in collaboration with the Looking Glass Foundation

Emotion Focused Family Therapy Workshop for Caregivers

This Weekend: June 21 & 22


Research suggests that recovery from an eating disorder is more likely when caregivers are involved in specific ways. Emotion Focused Family Therapy (EFFT) is an innovative treatment model that was developed to train families to support their loved one through the recovery of an eating disorder. Along with offering tangible skills for parents/spouses/adult family members to fully engage in the process (by learning to be recovery and emotion coaches), EFFT balances empathy and compassion with firm limits that support symptom interruption, relationship repair, and behavioural change.


Caregivers will become equipped with a deeper understanding of emotion basics, meal support, and the nuts and bolts of EFFT.


The workshop will include focus on caregiver education through live and video demonstration as well as skills practice.


Register by phoning Natasha at 778-549-0777 or online at
There are limited spaces for Clinician observers.

Fee: $300.00 per person or $500 per couple, to be paid on the first day of the workshop in cash or cheque. Workshop fee includes printed workshop materials.

Some subsidies are available. Please contact Natasha for more information.

Registration Closes June 15, 2014 @ 11:59PM Location: Suite 301-601 West Broadway, Vancouver, BC

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