Medical aspects/complications of eating disorders

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Start Date
Thu, 9 September 2021 - 12:00 pm
End Date

Whāraurau invites you to attend our online Lunchtime Learning event:

Medical aspects/complications of eating disorders 
with Dr Raewyn Gavin, Paediatrician ADHB

Whāraurau is proud to be able to offer a series of monthly online trainings.

These Lunchtime Learning events provide an opportunity for ongoing education and connection for the ICAMH, AOD, NGO and PHO sectors.

Once published, the video of this presentation will be available below in the Resources tab.


Future topics for 2021 include:

  • Impact and approaches to maternal addiction, Chandni Prakash - Waitemata DHB
    Thursday 14 October 2021
  • Talking to young people about drugs: tips, guides and resources, Phil Glaser - Drug Foundation 
    Thursday 11 November

Please contact us if there is a specific topic you would like to hear more about or if you are able to offer a presentation at one of our Lunchtime Learning events. Email [email protected] 

Previous Lunchtime Learning recordings and presentations are located in our video library and include:

  • How Tikanga-Informed Care is Trauma-Informed (Dr Kiri Prentice, Consultant Psychiatrist) 12 August 2021
  • Trauma-informed practice (Debbie Watkin, Registered Psychologist, Te Puaruruhau) 8 July 2021
  • Nutritional interventions to optimise mental health (Meredith Blampied, Registered Clinical Psychologist) 13 May 2021
  • Young people and gaming (Caleb Putt, Bay of Plenty DHB)
  • Leading the way in understanding self-regulation skills  (Abby Wilson, Occupational Therapist) 
  • Interventions for AOD use disorders in young people  (Dr Grant Christie, University of Auckland/Waitemata DHB) 
  • Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD)  (John Vogenthaler, Te Pou) 
  • Autism Spectrum Disorder (Wendy Jenkins, Autism NZ) 
  • Teens who self-harm, contagion and social media (Emily Cooney, CASA)
  • Porn and young people in Aotearoa (Jo Robertson, The Light Project)
  • Supporting Grief in Children (Rise Trought, Consultant Psychologist, CDHB)
  • Working with children with restricted diets (Ursula McCulloch - Consultant Clinical Psychologist CDHB) 
  • Youth and Psychosis (Dr Eleanor Baggott, Consultant Clinical Psychologist, Totara House)
  • Key Concepts for "Attachment" (Gill Graham, Waitemata DHB)


Please find presentation in the "Resources" tab below. 

This event has taken place already.

Raewyn Gavin

General Paediatrician

Raewyn Gavin is a general paediatrician at Starship Children’s Hospital.

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