Researchers in the Faculty of Nursing at the University of New Brunswick in Fredericton are looking for volunteers to take part in a study led by Dr. Kathryn Weaver.
This study is about the effectiveness of peer education and support for persons who want help with eating disorders/issues. No medical diagnosis is needed; however, participants must be eligible for (or already receiving) care from a health care professional.
Participants will be asked to:
Participation in the virtual group sessions is entirely voluntary. You may attend the It’s Not About Food group without participating in the research component. Having individuals involved in It’s Not About Food will help evaluate this peer-led intervention designed to improve eating issues and quality of life among university students, as well as to inform future studies. Overall, participants in the It’s Not About Food group will have the opportunity to speak with others who also struggle with disordered eating.
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