List of services provided
Advocacy / health care system reform Crisis services Eating disorder awareness, education and/or prevention Treatment
Treatment types offered
Family counselling Group counselling Individual counselling Marital / couples counselling Outpatient program
Cost of services
Covered by provincial health insurance
Experience working with
Addictions Body image Cross-culturally Food and weight issues Incest survivors LGBT issues Sexual abuse Weight preoccupation Women / men in crisis Women /men in general
We provide services to
Adolescents Adults Children Family and friends Females Individuals LGBTQ-positive Males
Food and weight issues worked with
Anorexia Nervosa Bulimia Nervosa Disordered eating / weight preoccupation Other size concerns
We provide services in the following languages
Provides clinical supervision
Receives clinical supervision
Cape Breton District Health Authority
1482 George Street
Sydney, Nova Scotia
Personal philosophy on food/weight issues is
non-dieting, weight acceptance.
Advocacy/health system reform services description
Advocate on behalf of enhanced treatment services and resources for those with eating disorders.
Crisis services description
Through mental health emergency crisis services at (902) 567-7767.
Eating disorder awareness, education and/or prevention description
Promote knowledge about eating disorders through public educational activities. Liaise with other relevant groups/organizations with similar interests to advance advocacy, education and prevention of eating disorders.
Treatment through outpatient groups addressing a variety of concerns associated with eating disorders e.g. body image and self-esteem issues, addictions, anxiety and mood disorders, OCD, trauma and PTSD.
We serve a specific catchment area.
Cape Breton Island