Free eating disorder training

The Australian Government has funded InsideOut to provide free online eating disorder training for health professionals. Places are limited.

Eligibility criteria

  • Clinicians who work in public health services nationally.
  • Clinicians who are eligible to provide services under the eating disorder MBS item numbers.

About the course

This foundational eLearning training comprehensively addresses the nature, identification, assessment and treatment of eating disorders.

The training includes approximately 17.5 hours of learning, roleplays and resources. This highly interactive online course includes expert videos, interactive exercises and quizzes.


There are 5 modules that will equip you with an understanding of the central issues in the field and the skills required in each step of the diagnosis, assessment and treatment of clients, for both children and adults, across all major eating disorder diagnoses.

  1. Understanding eating disorders
  2. Assessment
  3. Preparation for Treatment
  4. Treatment Approaches
  5. Management across an inpatient and outpatient setting
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For headspace clinicians, please register using your headspace email.

Note: the discount will apply in the checkout.

If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to your local Eating Disorder Coordinators:

Linda Winn
Eating Disorder Coordinator, Mid North Coast Local Health District
[email protected]

Deanna Bowen
Eating Disorder Coordinator for Northern NSW Local Health District
[email protected]

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