Bridges Eating Disorders Association was established to promote understanding and to provide support services for all people affected by eating disorders in Western Australia.
We are an alliance of individuals with lived experience of eating disorders, parents, carers and health professionals who are passionate about working together to advocate a holistic and team approach in the recovery process.
Short term objectives
Long term goals
Cindy M. Bulik Ph.D., FAED, holds the first endowed professorship in eating disorders in the United States and is also Director of Research at the UNC Center of Excellence for Eating Disorders. A clinical psychologist by training, Dr. Bulik has been conducting research and treating individuals with eating disorders since 1982. She developed outpatient, partial hospitalization, and inpatient services for eating disorders both in New Zealand and in the United States. Dr. Bulik’s research includes treatment, laboratory, animal, epidemiological, twin and molecular genetic studies of eating disorders and body weight regulation. She founded and led the 18-country Genetic Consortium for Anorexia Nervosa and is the lead Principal Investigator of the four naon Anorexia Nervosa Genetics Initiative (ANGI).
Special Address by
Christine Morgan, Chief Executive Officer and National Director, NEDC. CEO The Butterfly Foundation
In-Conference Workshop by:
Belinda Caldwell, Carer Consultant, Victorian Centre of Excellence in Eating Disorders
Download conference flyer here