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Programs & Services

Eating Disorder Program

This service offers treatment for people diagnosed with eating disorders such as anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, and other specified feeding or eating disorders.

The Eating Disorder Program (CEDP) provides specialized services to meet the needs of Albertans of all ages with a diagnosis of anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, and other specified feeding or eating disorders.
Services include:

  • assessment
  • outpatient treatment
  • day treatment program
  • inpatient services
  • consultations and referrals to doctors, therapists, and community groups
  • information sessions for family and friends of patients
  • educational workshops for healthcare professionals and students

Although the program is located across 3 sites, accessing services and appropriate level of care is determined after the initial multi-disciplinary assessment is completed.

Contact Details

Calgary Zone and Area

Location Info
Program at the Alberta Children's Hospital, Richmond Road Diagnostic & Treatment Centre, and Foothills Medical Centre.
Getting There

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Hours of Operation
Days of the Week

8:00 am - 4:30 pm

8:00 am - 4:30 pm

8:00 am - 4:30 pm

8:00 am - 4:30 pm

8:00 am - 4:30 pm


Some treatment components have business hours outside of regular hours of operation.

Service Providers May Include
dietitians, doctors, occupational therapists (OTs), pediatricians, psychiatrists, psychologists, registered nurses (RNs), social workers

Diagnosis of anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, or other specified feeding or eating disorders.

Referral Needed

A referral from a primary care physician is required to access this service.

Service Access

Healthcare providers should consult the Alberta Referral Directory for service referral guidelines and referral forms.

Wait Times

An estimated wait time will be provided at the time of referral. Wait times are calculated based on all components of the referral process being complete (screening with Access Mental Health, Labwork and attendance at the Orientation group).

Service Languages
Interpreter/Translation services
Also Known As
Calgary Eating Disorders Program, Eating Disorder Program, Eating Disorder Program - Day Treatment, Eating Disorder Program ¿ Inpatients, Eating Disorder Program ¿ Outpatients