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Mental Health & Addictions Service


Eating Disorder Services

Programme Areas

Mental health

Programme Type

Eating disorders



Age Groups

Child / tamariki, Youth / rangatahi

Referral Types

GP, DHB clinical services

Referral Process

This service is for young people from birth to 18 years of age.

This service is based at Palmerston North.

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Specialty Eating Disorder care is delivered through Child, Adolescent and Family for clients under 18 years.

Following assessment, clients are assigned a keyworker, with psychiatry, medical, dietitian and psychology input being individualised to their treatment plan. 

MidCentral has the ability to uterlise the CREEDS eating disorder residential facility in Johnsonville for 16 years and older.

Contact Details

This page was last updated at 9:29AM on February 5, 2021. This information is reviewed and edited by MidCentral DHB - Child, Adolescent and Family Service (CAFS).