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Parents Survive to Thrive Guide: A resource guide for parents of a child with an eating disorder

‘’The greater your belief that you are stronger, smarter, and have more staying power than the eating disorder, the greater the chance your child will come to believe that too.’’

Following the development of the “...

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BalancedView Webinar Series – Join the Discussion!

BalancedView is an evidence-informed, interactive, online resource designed to reduce weight bias and stigma among medical, mental health, allied health and public health professionals to improve patient outcomes across British Columbia. Launched by the Provincial Health...

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Amy Pezzente Wins Health Employer Association’s of BC Health Care Hero Award!

If you only knew the shock I went into when I found out I was nominated for the Health Employer Association’s of BC Health Care Hero Award for the Provincial Health Services Authority, let alone winning the...

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Supporting Healthy Eating and Growth in Kids

On May 20th, the Provincial Health Services Authority and the Provincial Eating Disorders Awareness Campaign (PEDAW) partnered to host an educational event titled “Supporting Healthy Eating and Growth: What can we do for kids?” The event featured...

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Provincial Eating Disorders Awareness (PEDAW) Events for National Eating Disorders Awareness Week

The National Eating Disorder Awareness Week (EDAW) takes place February 1-7, 2015 and the Provincial Eating Disorders Awareness (PEDAW) campaign has a number of activities for you to take part, no...
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Ending the War With Our Bodies: Free Public Panel Discussion

The Provincial Eating Disorders Awareness (PEDAW) campaign in Partnership with Vancouver Public Library is proud to present Ending the War With our Bodies: How to Obtain a Positive Body Image, a free panel discussion in recognition of Eating Disorders...

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PEDAW Wristband Challenge

Order your free wristband now to get ready for The Provincial Eating Disorders Awareness (PEDAW) campaign 2015 Wristband Challenge!

The Challenge marks the launch of the Campaign and National Eating Disorder Awareness Week.  

To participate:


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PEDAW Mural Contest Winners Announced!

A province-wide mural contest held by the Provincial Eating Disorders Awareness (PEDAW) campaign and the Vancouver Graffiti Management Team has just announced the top three winners.

The contest explored the question, What does love our...

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PEDAW Mural Contest!

Brought to you by the Provincial Eating Disorders Awareness (PEDAW) campaign together with the Vancouver Graffiti Management Team

This unique contest invites BC amateur...

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From Survive to Thrive Guide

Why did I take on the project of creating a Guide for recovering from an eating disorder?  And why did I want it written by those with lived experience?  Because I...

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BC Children's Hospital

This is an agency of Provincial Health Services Authority, providing provincial tertiary mental health services to the citizens of British Columbia. Programs include: Adult Tertiary Psychiatry, Geriatric Psychiatry, Forensic Psychiatric Services, Child & Adolescent Mental Health, Women’s Reproductive Mental Health, as well as the Provincial Specialized Eating Disorders Program for children and youth located at the BC Children’s Hospital.

Provincial Health Services Authority

Provincial Health Services Authority (PHSA) is one of six health authorities – the other five health authorities serve geographic regions of BC.

Ministry of Health

British Columbia Ministry of Health

RBC Children's Mental Health Project

RBC Children’s Mental Health Project is RBC's cornerstone “health and wellness” pillar; RBC Children’s Mental Heath Project is a multi-year philanthropic commitment to support community-based and hospital programs that reduce stigma, provide early intervention and increase public awareness about children’s mental health issues.

BC Children's Hospital Foundation

Through a wide range of fundraising events and opportunities, The BC Children's Hospital Foundation is united with its donors by a single, simple passion - to improve the health and the lives of the young people who enter BC Children's Hospital every day.