Eating disorders (AJP June 2020)

Accredited CPD
Group 2

Provider: AJP
Author: A/Prof Louis Roller and Dr Jenny Gowan

CPD Credits: 4


Designed to give an overview of eating disorders including the differences between types of eating disorders, treatments utilised, and management.

Learning Objectives

After completing this activity, pharmacists should be able to:

  1. identify what is meant by eating disorders;
  2. describe the differences between the eight eating disorders listed by DSM-5;
  3. describe some of the treatments utilised in eating disorders;
  4. discuss with patients and families about the management of their condition.

The 2016 Competency Standards addressed by this activity include: 1.4, 1.5, 2.1, 2.2, 2.3, 2.4, 3.1, 3.2, 3.3, 3.5, 3.6, 5.3

Accreditation number: CX20031    Accreditation expires: 01/06/2022
This activity has been accredited for 2.0 hours of Group One CPD (or 2.0 CPD credits) suitable for inclusion in an individual pharmacist’s CPD plan, which may be converted to 2.0 hours of Group Two CPD (or 4.0 CPD credits) upon successful completion of the associated assessment activity.