Written Answers. - Eating Disorders.

Bernard Allen

Ceist:

283 Mr. Allen asked the Minister for Health and Children if he has a strategy on eating disorders; and if so, if he will give details of the strategy. [27434/01]

The working group on child and adolescent psychiatry is currently considering a number of issues, including the needs of persons with eating disorders. The working group has received submissions from stakeholders and will be making recommendations on how the psychiatric services can best be developed to meet the needs of this client group.