Removing a toxic friend from your life

By Georgina Lavan Resource: Buzznet Growing up, I would every so often hear from my mum “I don’t think you should be friends with X” or “X isn’t the right friend for you”. The thought of this was unbearable!! **insert teenage rant voice** “You don’t know what you’re talking about Mum!” The wise woman my … Continued

Medication for eating disorders blog 5: 14 tips for parents and partners when a loved one needs medication

By Deborah Etienne-Ward Some tips about supporting your loved one when medication is suggested for their eating disorder Firstly, the prescription of psychotropic medication does not mean that your loved one is “crazy”. Eating disorders require treatment just like any other type of illness such as cancer, diabetes, or asthma. Whilst psychological therapy is usually … Continued