An eating disorder is a serious mental illness. In fact, anorexia nervosa has the highest mortality rate of any psychiatric disorder.
But despite serious consequences for health, productivity and relationships, it’s estimated that only one in ten people with an eating disorder gets treated. In many cases, their appearance or illness is not obvious.
So what do employers need to know about eating disorders and the treatments available for employees, children and family members who may be suffering in silence?
Join experts to learn:
• Types of eating disorders, who gets them, and why
• Different types of treatment including inpatient and outpatient
• Obstacles to effective treatment
• What employers can do to help eliminate stigma and support treatment
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