Dealing with eating disorders

Saturday Fresh 09/12/2017

We talk a lot more about mental illness these days anxiety, depression, bipolar, that sort of thing. But one thing we don’t talk about a lot is anorexia - or eating disorders and we should.

Ministry of health figures in this country show that the number of people seeking help for eating disorders has been steadily growing .

Kellie Lavender is a psychotherapist and founder of the NZEating Disorder Clinic to tell us about a free event and she joins Carly Flynn in the Saturday Fresh studio along with eating disorder recoverer Jess Putt. 

Listen to the full interview above.

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