Eating Disorders Service
Gloucestershire Health & Care NHS Foundation Trust
Sam is a Mental Health Nurse and has led and developed the Gloucestershire open access, all age community eating disorders service since 1996. He developed a home treatment service for young people and a day treatment programme for people aged 16+. The service also pioneered implementation of the Body Project primary prevention intervention. Sam was actively involved in setting up the British Eating Disorders Society (BrEDS) and has been Chair of the Trustees since it became a charity in 2018. He is also a Co-Chair of the Adolescent Eating Disorders Research Consortium and a member of the Beat Clinical Advisory Group.