Author Archives: Rochelle craig.co.uk

About Rochelle craig.co.uk

I am an accredited Drug and Alcohol Counsellor by the Federation of Drug & Alcohol Professionals (FDAP). I specialize in overeating/food addiction/eating disorders/obesity but have much experience of working with all addictions. Please see my website www.rochellecraig.co.uk

CPD – UNDERSTANDING ANOREXIA & BULIMIA. HOW CAN WE SUPPORT & WORK WITH SUFFERERS? Hertfordshire, UK.

http://www.rochellecraig.co.uk Aims and Objectives: To gain an understanding of the essential characteristics of Anorexia and Bulimia To gain knowledge of the 12-step model for use in supporting sufferers Contents: What is an eating disorder? Characteristics of Anorexia/Characteristics of Bulimia (DSM … Continue reading

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2018 CPD -WORKING THERAPEUTICALLY WITH OBESITY. LOOKING AT FOOD ADDICTION & BINGE EATING DISORDER. Hertfordshire, UK

Outline of the CPD Workshop as follows: Aims and Objectives: To gain an understanding of a therapeutic treatment for obesity incorporating the biopsychosociospiritual 12-step model To gain an understanding of how to integrate this model of treatment into your own … Continue reading

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RECOVERY FROM EATING DISORDERS AND THE ‘POST-HOLIDAY BLUES’

  Getting through the holiday season without relapse is, in my opinion, easier than the ‘post-holiday blues’. It is vital to be aware of the dip in mood, boredom, isolation, loneliness, disappointment and many other emotions that will come up … Continue reading

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BEHAVIOURAL ADDICTIONS – WHAT ARE THEY? WHAT IS RECOVERY?

How can you MODERATE an addictive behaviour?  The very word addiction means once you start you cannot stop, it means you are a slave to something, it means you are powerless over your behaviour, it means you are preoccupied with … Continue reading

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CPD TRAINING – WORKING THERAPEUTICALLY WITH OBESITY – LOOKING AT FOOD ADDICTION AND BINGE EATING DISORDER

  Aims and Objectives: To gain an understanding of a biopsychosociospiritual treatment for obesity incorporating the 12-step facilitation model To gain an understanding of how to integrate this model of treatment into your own practice Contents:  What research has demonstrated … Continue reading

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CPD TRAINING – UNDERSTANDING ANOREXIA & BULIMIA. HOW CAN WE SUPPORT AND WORK WITH SUFFERERS?

  UNDERSTANDING ANOREXIA AND BULIMIA How can we support and work with sufferers?  Aims and Objectives: To gain an understanding of the essential characteristics of Anorexia and Bulimia To gain knowledge of the 12-step model for use in supporting sufferers … Continue reading

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George Michael…. what matters most?

If there is one thing I know about the nature of addiction or obsessive compulsive behaviours is that they are all consuming and they take control.  No matter what you have in your life, no matter what you achieve, no … Continue reading

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