Statewide Eating Disorder Service
The Statewide Eating Disorder Service (SEDS), located at Brighton, is a specialised mental health service for South Australians. We provide assessment, care and information for people living with an eating disorder, or where an eating disorder may be developing, their families and carers. Education and support is available for those needing further information and assistance.
Our focus is caring for people with Anorexia Nervosa, Bulimia Nervosa, and other specified feeding or eating disorders.
Assessment and treatment
Members of the multidisciplinary team use their expertise and experience to formulate a careful diagnosis. Treatment recommendations and plans of care are then tailored to the individuals needs.
All treatments recommended and used at SEDS have been widely researched and demonstrated to be effective.
The service comprises of a skilled multidisciplinary team including psychiatrists, psychologists, dietician, occupational therapist, social worker, and specialist mental health nurses.
Peer Support Program
SEDS have a Peer Support Program which aims to provide hope to those who are currently in recovery and spread the message that full recovery is possible.
Ph: (08) 8198 0800
Fax: (08) 8198 0899
Hours: 9.00am to 4.30pm, Monday to Friday (excluding public holidays)
An intake clinician is available during business hours and will respond to your enquiry promptly however SEDS is not an acute or crisis service.
For urgent medical concerns, call 000 or present to your local Emergency Department.
For urgent mental health support, contact Mental Health Triage 13 14 65.
In the News
Channel 9 News story: Eating Disorder Service