F.E.A.S.T's Around The Dinner Table forum

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DonnaP
Hello
We have a 17 y/o D with social anxiety and an eating disorder NOS altho that may change to bulimia.  Individual therapy hasn't shifted anything so I'm investigating FBT.  Could anyone recommend a good therapist or clinic in Melbourne, Australia?  I would value your thoughts and suggestions.  Many thanks.
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Foodsupport_AUS
Welcome to the forum. 

It depends a bit on where you are. There are a few therapists around Melbourne who have good reputations. 

You could try Vicki O'Dwyer https://insideoutinstitute.org.au/treatment-services/vicki-o-dwyer
or Linsey Atkins http://www.drlinseyatkins.com.au/bio.html 
or Maria Ganci http://www.fbtcentral.com.au/about-me/ 

 We saw Vicki , but ended up not using FBT. 
D diagnosed restrictive AN June 2010 age 13. Initially weight restored 2012. Relapse and continuously edging towards recovery. Treatment: multiple hospitalisations and individual and family therapy.
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