Mental Health & Addictions Service
Southern Support Eating Disorder Service (SSED)
- Programme Areas
- Programme Type
Central Lakes, Dunedin - South Otago, Southland, Waitaki
- Age Groups
Youth, Adult, Older adult
- Referral Types
Self referral, GP, DHB clinical services, Corrections
You can contact us Monday to Friday during business hours to make enquiries. Phone 0800 328 744 (0800 EAT RIGHT) or 027 209 7928.
You can also ask your Doctor, Practice Nurse, School Counsellor or family/whanau to contact us. We will then make an appointment with you within two weeks.
- SSED Guide for Professionals (PARTIAL, 904.8 KB)
Southern Support Eating Disorders (SSED) Service is community based and provides free help to anyone who has questions, concerns or symptoms of an eating disorder.
What we offer:
We provide an assessment and referral pathway for people with symptoms and/or behaviours consistent with an eating disorder.
- An initial confidential assessment over 1-3 sessions.
- Brief self-help strategy sessions (up to 6).
- Education and information.
- Advice for family/whanau to access support networks.
- We work alongside your GP.
Where appropriate, and in consultation with you and your health provider, a referral will be made to other specialist services.
- SSED Guide for Clients (PARTIAL, 646.7 KB)
Dunedin - South Otago
(03) 476 2092
(03) 476 4255
496 Taieri Road
496 Taieri Road
Private Bag 1916
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This page was last updated at 12:55PM on March 27, 2019. This information is reviewed and edited by Ashburn Clinic.