The Eating Disorder Coordinator in your local health district provides clinical consultation and support to health professionals and teams treating people with eating disorders. This service is only available for health professionals.
Monique Perkins is the local eating disorder coordinator for the Southern NSW Local Health District (SNSWLHD), a role shared with Fauve D'Souza.
Monique provides clinical consultation, support and facilitates education to teams treating people with eating disorders in SNSWLHD. Monique is also responsible for the strategic work required to develop and implement eating disorder services for SNSWLHD, aligning to the NSW Service Plan for People with Eating Disorders 2021-2025.
Monique’s background profession is in Dietetics, formerly working at The Canberra Hospital for 3 years as a clinical dietitian before moving to NSW Health in 2014. Monique continued to work in clinical dietetics until commencing the Eating Disorder Coordinator role in 2018.