by tiziana.ox on December 13, 2013 - 4:42pm
ANEB (Anorexia and bulimia Quebec): ANEB Quebec's mission is to help everybody touched by eating disorders. To carry out this mandate, they provide various services that are offered in French and English. ANEB has 43 members, has its first support group and holds classes/workshops for families. Training for professionals: Workshops offered by ANEB have been developed with the objective of raising professional's awareness of eating disorders; causes, consequences, triggering factos, how to recognize them and how to intervene and communicate with those suffering with an eating disorder. Closed support groups: If you believe you are suffering from anorexia, bulimia, binge-eating disorder, or have an obsession with food, and you are ready to start a journey to recovery, ANEB believes that this closed support group can help you. Within the support groups, ANEB promotes an envronment where individuals will feel safe, understood and accepted, which can only help make your task easier. ANEB groups provide assistance and give you the opportunity to talk confidentially with people who understand the eating disorder that is affecting your life. ANEB'S approach will provide tools to allow you to regain control. Who are ANEB Quebec closed groups intended for? Closed support groups are intended for people 17 years of age or older who are struggling with an eating disorder os a weight obsession. They are composed of a group of approximately ten participants, which does not change during the program. Participating in a closed group requires a commitment on your part. You must be able to participate in each of the sessions and plan your schedule accordingly.
ANEB is a non-profit organization that is located in the West Island. If individuals want to make a difference in the world, they are abe to visit this particular organization and they can provide them with donations. These donations will allow the organization to help men and women struggling with eating an disorder. All money donated to ANEB will give them the opportunity to follow our main misison and help those in need. Donations range from $25.00 to $5,000.00. ANEB doesn't have the resources to create publicity campaigns, unless they are graciously sponsored. Become a volunteer at ANEB Quebec: The Quebec Association for assistance to people suffering from anorexia nervose and bulimia is looking for volunteer workers to fill various positions within the organization. A few hours per week of volunteering can make a huge difference to individuals who are touched directly or indirectly by an eating disorder. Come and join ANEB! They are waiting for your phone call. They will be happy to provide you with further information and to answer any questions that you may have. Support group leaders: ANEB is currently looking for people to facilitate closed support groups for people suffering from an eating disorder. The individual must be empathic, have basic counselling skills, and have good active listening and group animation skills. Also, the individual must be available a minimun of one evening per week from 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm, as well as on Friday afternoons.