Eating Disorder Events & Conferences Calendar

Eating Disorder Events – (Pub)-Indicates General Public Event  (Pro)-Indicates Professionals Only Event

SEED Conference banner

10th ANNUAL SEED CONFERENCE | August 16th  & 17th,  2019
The Lodge at Gulf State Park
21196 E Beach Blvd, Gulf Shores, Al 36542
“Integrated Treatment for Eating Disorders” Early Bird Special! Register today!
Register and Pay online Via Credit Card: https://theseedconference.com/
Exhibitor and Sponsorships are available | Up to 15 CE contact hours offered!


 


The Victory Program - EDIS Conference Banner 2019 for Eating Disorder Events

The Eating Disorders in Sport 2019 Conference

 

The Eating Disorders in Sport 2019 Conference is the only conference dedicated to the treatment of athletes with eating disorders.

Athletes with eating disorders, and those who treat them face unique challenges in developing a more wholesome relationship with food, body, and sport.

The Eating Disorders in Sport Conference is a unique place to explore these challenges and will provide continuing education credits for psychologists, counselors, social workers, registered dietitians, athletic trainers and strength and conditioning coaches and will be held at the David Brower Center in beautiful downtown Berkeley, California.


Weekly Hope’s Upcoming Interview

Weekly Hope with Kirsten Haglund

The Guide to Intuitive Eating

KIrsten Haglund for Eating Disorder Events

July 10, 2019
Time: 1:00 PM EST / 10:00 AM PST
Elyse Resch, MS, RDN, CEDRD, Fiaedp, FADA, FAND

Visit our Facebook Live Page for Details!


June Eating Disorder Events – 2019

June 5: Renfrew Professional Webinar: Avoidant Restrictive Food Intake Disorder (ARFID): Meeting the New Kid on the BlockDetails: Presented by Jaclyn Macchione, MOT, OTR/L & Tracey Stassi, MHSc, RD, LDN. Avoidant Restrictive Food Intake Disorder (ARFID) is a new diagnosis in the DSM-V. Currently, there is limited literature discussing assessment methods, presentation of these patients, the development of treatment goals and intervention planning. The lack of research and case studies has left clinicians uncertain of the development of effective care plans. This webinar will focus on the psycho-education of ARFID, including treatment planning, specific interventions and the importance of a team approach when treating these complex cases. Location: Online Time: 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM ET. Additional Information: Learn More. (Pub)

June 5: Weekly Hope with Kirsten Haglund. Topic: The Community Role in the Healing Process. Details: Kirsten will be speaking with Travis Stewart, LPC, NCC, MATS. Travis Stewart, LPC, NCC, MATS is the Director of Marketing & Business Development at McCallum Place Eating Disorder Centers. He has worked in the field of eating disorders since 2003 in both clinical and marketing roles at every level of care. He brings a unique blend of clinical expertise and communication skills to his role with McCallum Place. Time: 12:00 pm EST / 9:00 am PST. EDH Facebook Page: here. (Pub)

June 12: Renfrew Free Recovery: Crafting Your Recovery – Using Creative Arts to HealDetails: In this webinar, Renfrew’s Alumni Coordinator, Rachel Tenny, MA, LPC, will be joined by Eleanor Poore, MS, Creative Arts Therapist and Primary Therapist at The Renfrew Center of Massachusetts, who will explore the connections between the creative process and eating disorders recovery, both practices that involve “getting messy” along the way. Attendees will be provided with inspiration and ideas to foster creative growth and courage as you continue to move forward in your recovery journey. Location: Online Time: 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM ET. Additional Information: Learn More. (Pro)

June 12: Weekly Hope with Kirsten Haglund. Topic: Ending the Body-Image Battle. Details: Kirsten will be speaking with Camille Williams, MA, NCC, LCPC – Eating Disorder Program Coordinator at Timberline Knolls. Camille is the Eating Disorder Program Coordinator for Timberline Knolls. She supports the development of curriculum, supervises the eating disorder specialist, and provides group therapy. She also educates and trains all staff on campus and advocates for eating disorder awareness through publications. Camille started at Timberline Knolls as a Behavioral Health Specialist. Time: 1:00 pm EST / 10:00 am PST. EDH Facebook Page: here. (Pub)

June 17-18: National Eating Disorders Association — 5th Edition of International Conference on Clinical Oncology and Molecular Diagnostics. Details: Conquering Cancer with the Latest Advancements in Clinical Oncology. Location: Rome, Italy Time: TBD. Additional Information: here. (Pub)

June 18: Sheppard Pratt: Adult Mental Health First AidDetails: Mental Health First Aid is a public education program introducing the risk factors and warning signs of mental illness. Similar to first aid classes, you will learn how to offer initial help in a mental health crisis, how to offer support to someone who appears to be in emotional distress, and how to connect a person to the appropriate help. Mental Health First Aid is for everyone! Location: 8003 Corporate Drive, Nottingham, MD 21236 Time: 8 AM – 5 PM EST. Additional Information: here. (Pub)

2019 Eating Disorder Solutions Open House
Attention:  Texans

Eating Disorder Events for Eating Disorder Solutions

Evolving Eating Disorder Treatment Options in 2019 and Beyond

 

June 19: Weekly Hope with Kirsten Haglund. Topic: Living in Truth in Recovery. Details: Kirsten will be speaking with RaeLynn DeAngelis. Rae Lynn DeAngelis is the founder and executive director of Living in Truth Ministries. She’s also an author, speaker, wife, mom, and avid football fan. Rae Lynn’s greatest passion is to empower women through the promises of God. Time: 11:00 am EST / 8:00 am PST. EDH Facebook Page: here. (Pub)

July 2019 Eating Disorder Events

2019 Eating Disorders in Sports Conference

by The Victory Program at McCallum Place

The Victory Program - EDIS 2019 - Eating Disorder EventsJuly 19-20, 2019

David Brower Center in Berkeley, California

 

July 10: Renfrew Professional Webinar: OCD and ED – The Alphabet Soup No One Will EatDetails: Presented by Lewis Jones, Psy.D. This webinar will explore the inherent similarities and differences in OCD and eating disorders. Attendees should expect to learn how to better understand the diagnosis of each, as well as how to implement evidence-based treatments for both. Location: Online Time: 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM ET and 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM ET. Additional Information: Learn More. (Pro)

July 10: Weekly Hope with Kirsten Haglund. Topic: The Guide to Intuitive Eating. Details: Kirsten will be speaking with Elyse Resch, MS, RDN, CEDRD, Fiaedp, FADA, FAND. Elyse Resch, MS, RDN, CEDRD, Fiaedp, FADA, FAND, is a nutrition therapist in private practice in Beverly Hills with over thirty-six years of experience, specializing in eating disorders, Intuitive Eating, and Health at Every Size. She is the co-author of Intuitive Eating and The Intuitive Eating WorkbookTime: 1:00 pm EST / 10:00 am PST. EDH Facebook Page: here. (Pub)

July 17: Renfrew Free Recovery: Body Neutrality: How to Exist Between Loving or Hating Your BodyDetails: In this webinar, McKenzie Wilkins, LCSW, Primary Therapist at The Renfrew Center of Charlotte and Rachel Tenny, MA, LPC, Alumni Services Coordinator will dive into the topic of what it means to have a neutral relationship with your body. There are alternatives to the frequent messages that endorse the concept that you need to “love yourself” in order to experience recovery. This webinar will introduce you to the concept of Body Neutrality which offers a way to conceptualize your body as a way in which you experience life vs. something you need to change. Location: Online Time: 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM ET and 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM ET. Additional Information: Learn More. (Pub)

July 19-20: 2019 Eating Disorders in Sports Conference brought to you exclusively by The Victory Program at McCallum Place. Details: The conference will cover Athletes with eating disorders, and those who treat them, face unique challenges in developing a more wholesome relationship with food, body, and sport. The 2019 Eating Disorders in Sport Conference will provide continuing education credits for psychologists, counselors, social workers, registered dietitians, athletic trainers and strength and conditioning coaches Location: David Brower Center in Berkeley, California. Additional Information: Learn More (Pub)

July 24: Renfrew Professional Webinar: #MeToo – Supporting College Students with Eating Disorders in a Culture of Sexual AssaultDetails: Presented by Lori Ciotti, LICSW Regional Assistant Vice President, The Renfrew Centers. This webinar will approach the challenges faced by this population by concentrating on how the epidemic of sexual assault on campuses adds another layer to the multi-faceted causes for body image disturbances and use of disordered behaviors. Discussion will highlight how the #MeToo movement has had an impact on the national mental health conversation on college campuses and in therapy offices. Without assigning blame to the victim, our focus will additionally approach the contributing effects of alcohol and other substances on sexual assault. Recommendations for sensitively treating the trauma of sexual assault while, simultaneously, addressing clients’ need to address their eating disorder will be discussed. Location: Online Time: 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM ET and 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM ET. Additional Information: Learn More. (Pro)

July 31: Renfrew Professional Webinar: Lies for Sale – How to Navigate Media Manipulation in ED RecoveryDetails: Presented by Samantha DeCaro, Psy.D., Assistant Clinical Director, The Renfrew Center of Philadelphia. This webinar will provide the mental tools required to help you and your clients become critical consumers by identifying, deconstructing and redefining the media’s manipulative messages. You will learn how companies leverage our emotions and basic needs to influence the choices we make. Help empower your clients to shift cultural norms and challenge companies that perpetuate toxic ideals. Location: Online Time: 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM ET and 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM ET. Additional Information: Learn More. (Pro)

August 2019

August 7: Renfrew Professional Webinar: Creating Sustainable Change – A Transdiagnostic Approach to the Treatment of Eating DisordersDetails: Presented by Rebecca Berman, LCSW-C, CEDS, MLSP, Clinical Training Specialist for The Renfrew Center. Eating disorders are complex mental illnesses and require treatment that is comprehensive and evidence-based. Relapses, whether small slips or full blown, may be equally frustrating for both the patient and the team. Research findings post-implementation of The Renfrew Center’s Unified Treatment Model for Eating Disorders®, a transdiagnostic evidence-based approach, has shown that patients not only get better upon discharge, but continue to improve post-discharge. Attendees will learn key concepts from the UT treatment model which they will be able to integrate into their own practice. Location: Online Time: 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM ET and 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM ET. Additional Information: Learn More. (Pro)

August 7: Weekly Hope with Kirsten Haglund. Topic: Compromising The Athlete Identity: Why Eating Problems Can Begin or Worsen During Periods of Transition. Details: Kirsten will be speaking with Melissa Streno, PsyD, CMPC – Primary Therapist at EDCare Denver. Dr. Streno attended the University of Denver and earned her Masters in Sport and Performance Psychology. Combining her own experiences as a competitive athlete and a strong desire to help those struggling with their own mental health, specifically eating disorders, she pursued her PsyD at the University of Denver. As part of her role as a Primary Therapist at EDCare, Dr. Streno also maintains the Athlete track. Time: 12:00 pm EST / 9:00 am PST. EDH Facebook Page: here. (Pub)

August 14: Renfrew Free Recovery: Finding Authenticity in a Filtered WorldDetails: In this webinar, Tiffany DeVecchis, MEd, Registered Mental Health Counseling Intern and Kathryn Argento, MS, RD, LDN, CDN, Registered Dietitian at The Renfrew Center of West Palm Beach will explore being authentic in the context of social media and the diet culture. Participants will examine being their “unfiltered” self and learn the real truth behind the diet industry’s nutrition claims and evaluating how their virtual community supports or jeopardizes recovery. Location: Online Time: 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM ET and 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM ET. Additional Information: Learn More. (Pub)

 

SEED Conference banner

August 16-17:  10th ANNUAL SEED CONFERENCE | August 16th  & 17th,  2019
The Lodge at Gulf State Park, 21196 E Beach Blvd, Gulf Shores, Al 36542
“Integrated Treatment for Eating Disorders” Early Bird Special! Register today!
Register and Pay online Via Credit Card: https://theseedconference.com/
Exhibitor and Sponsorships are available | Up to 15 CE contact hours offered! (Pro)

 

August 23-24: Australia & New Zealand Academy for Eating Disorders (ANZAED) 2019 Annual Conference. Details: ​The 17th annual conference of the ​Australia & New Zealand Academy for Eating Disorders ​​where clinicians, researchers, and students will get together to share knowledge and ideas on the current understanding of eating disorders and their treatment. Pre-conference workshops will be held on Thursday 22nd August as well as post-conference workshops on Monday 26th & Tuesday 27th of August. Location: Adelaide, Australia. Time: 9 AM – 10 PM ACST. Additional Information: Learn More (Pub)

September 2019 Eating Disorder Events

September 5-7: XIV Congreso Hispano Latinoamericano de Transtornos Alimentares: Interface com Distúrbios EndócrinosDetails: We are pleased to present the XIV Congress of the Latin American Hispanic Chapter of Eating Disorders of the Academy for Eating Disorders (AED), which, for the first time, will be based in Brazil, a Portuguese-speaking country, as well as the City of Rio de Janeiro, one of the best known in the world for its wonders and natural beauty. Location: Windsor Florida Hotel, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil Time: 9 AM – 6 PM BRT. Additional Information: Learn More. (Pub)

September 12: AED Webinar: Weight bias, internalization, and eating disorders: What do we know and what do we doDetails: This webinar will focus on the topic of weight bias, providing an overview of definitions, real-world examples, and empirical support for its negative impact on health. In particular, the adverse effects of internalizing weight bias will be discussed, including implications for eating disorders. The webinar will end with an overview of potential interventions for preventing and reducing weight bias and its internalization. Location: Online Time: 12 AM – 1:30 PM ET. Additional Information: Learn More. (Pub)

September 18: Weekly Hope with Kirsten Haglund. Topic: How Genetic Variation May Impact Antidepressant Efficacy in Eating Disorder Treatment. Details: Kirsten will be speaking with Katherine Godwin, M.D. Katherine Godwin, M.D., has served as medical director and attending physician of the Laureate adult eating disorders program since 2010. She joined the program as medical director of outpatient services in 2008 and was the medical director of Laureate’s independent living program for outpatient eating disorder care, Magnolia House, from 2007-2010. Time: 12:00 pm EST / 9:00 am PST. EDH Facebook Page: here. (Pub)

October 2019 Eating Disorder Events

November 2019 Eating Disorder Events

November 8-10: The 29th Annual Renfrew Center Foundation Conference for Professionals – Feminist Relational Perspectives and Beyond: Discerning TruthDetails: FEATURED KEYNOTE SPEAKER: LISA LING, journalist, author, and television host. As we continue to address the challenges we face as a professional community, we recognize the importance of discerning truth in our current climate of “fake news”, unsubstantiated claims and slanted rhetoric. These forces have contributed to rising levels of distrust and vulnerability among our clients with eating disorders. Conference 2019 will examine the ways in which we can help clients develop skills to enhance critical thinking, emotional regulation, and relational connection. At the same time, it is incumbent upon us to explore our own biases and capacity for taking others’ perspectives, utilizing empirically-based, justice informed science and research. Discerning Truth will focus on cognitive and psychological flexibility, neuroscience and the developing brain, compassion, and the healing qualities of the therapeutic relationship. 18 CEs available. Registration opens June 4, 2019. Location: Philadelphia Airport Marriott, Philadelphia, PA Time: 9 AM – 5 PM ET. Additional Information: Learn More. (Pub)

December 2019 Eating Disorder Events

December 4-5: Art and Science of Eating Disorders: A Global Vision to Help Eating Disorder Patients and Carers – Faculty of Eating Disorders Psychiatry Annual Conference 2019Details: The Faculty of Eating Disorder of the Royal College of Psychiatrists invites you to send your papers, proposals for sessions and masterclasses for this year’s annual conference that will take place in London on 4-5th December 2019 with a theme of “Art and Science of Eating Disorders: A Global Vision to Help Eating Disorder Patients and Carers”. The day-long session on 5th December 2019 will be for the European Chapter of the Academy of Eating Disorders with the same theme. Location: London, England Time: 9 AM – 5 PM GMT. Additional Information: Learn More. (Pub)

June 2020

ICED 2020 Sydney Conference

by AED & ANZAED

ICED 2020 Conference ImageJune 11-13, 2020

International Convention Centre Sydney, Sydney, Australia

For Details, Visit The Website!

June 11-13: ICED 2020 Sydney Conference – Academy for Eating Disorders (AED) & Australia & New Zealand Academy for Eating Disorders (ANZAED). Details: Clinical Teaching & Research Training Day, June 10th. Call for Abstract Opens August 1, 2019. Location: International Convention Centre Sydney, Sydney, Australia Time: 9 AM – 10 PM ACST. Additional Information: here. (Pub)

Search Eating Disorder Hope