​This series of one-hour lectures will provide health care providers with best practices for prevention, screening, identification and treatment of disordered eating.​

disorderedeatingFebruary 19 – June 18, 2021
1 pm–2 pm Livestream webinar via WebEx


Program Overview and Objectives

This series of one-hour lectures will provide health care providers with best practices for prevention, screening, identification and treatment of disordered eating.

Upon completion of the activity, participants should be better able to:
  • Recognize the complications that may arise in ED patients with regard to the specific system (body, social, psychological) being
    discussed.
  • Identify when, how, and to whom referrals should be made regarding these complications.
  • Incorporate attentive, inclusive and comprehensive care for their patients who may be struggling with eating disorders and their
    complications.

 

To learn more about each session or to register for individual lectures, please click the links below.

Register for all five lectures here http://www.nwahec.org/65332

 

Cost and Registration
$ 20 — Registration fee per lecture
$ 85 — Registration fee for series (all 5 lectures)

 

Lecture Dates and Details:

February 19, 2021
Treating Black Women with Eating Disorders

Mazella Fuller, PhD, MSW, LCSW, CEDS, Duke University Student Affairs and Charlynn Small, PhD, CEDS-S, University of Richmond
Register online at www.nwahec.org/65178


March 19 , 2021
The Developing Mind of the Male Eating Disorder

Tyler Wooten, MD, Eating Recovery Center, Dallas
Register online at www.nwahec.org/65247


April 16, 2021
When Atypical is Typical: Anorexia in Diverse Bodies

Dr. Elizabeth Wassenaar, MS, MD, CEDS, University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus and
Meredith Nisbet, MS, LMFT, Eating Recovery Center and Pathlight Behavioral Health
Register online at www.nwahec.org/65249


May 21, 2021
Managing GI Conditions in Clients with Eating Disorders

Beth Rosen, MS, RD, CDN, Goodness Gracious Living Nutrition
Register online at www.nwahec.org/65250


June 18, 2021
Integrating Exposure, Response Prevention and Acceptance and Commitment Therapy in the Treatment of Binge
Eating Disorder
Catherine Ruscitti, PsyD, CEDS
Register online at www.nwahec.org/65303

 

Who Should Attend
This activity has been designed for: Physicians, Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners, Social Workers, Counselors, Psychologists, Therapists, Registered Dietitians, Residents and Fellows.

Provided by:
Northwest Area Health Education Center (AHEC), a program of Wake Forest School of Medicine and a part of the North Carolina AHEC System and the Winston Salem Eating Disorders Coalition.

 

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