Eating Disorder Hope Webinars
Join Us for our Exciting Webinar Presentations and Interviews!
May 11, 2017
8:00 PM EST / 5:00 PM PST / 7:00 PM CST
“Scholarship Funding for Eating Disorder Treatment”
Liana Rosenman, Co-Founder of Project HEAL
In 2008, after recovering from anorexia nervosa, Liana Rosenman co-founded Project HEAL: Help to Eat, Accept and Live, the largest non-profit in the US that raises funds for eating disorder treatment, promotes healthy body image and self esteem, and inspires sufferers that full recovery from an eating disorder is possible. Liana Rosenman graduated from Hofstra University with a bachelors degree in Education and History in May of 2014. She is currently working as a 5th grade NEST teacher at P.S. 19 in New York City. Recently, Liana was cited by Forbes as one of 2017’s “30 Under 30 – Social Entrepreneurs,” for her work on Project HEAL.
June 1, 2017
2:00 PM EST / 11:00 AM PST / 1:00 PM CST
“The Quest to Define and Diagnose Orthorexia”
Jessica Setnick, MS, RD, CEDRD
Jessica Setnick has one of the most recognizable names in the eating disorders nutrition field due to her engaging speaking style and her groundbreaking approach to bio-behavioral nutrition therapy. Jessica shares the strategies she developed over her 19 years in the field through her workshops and books, including Eating Disorders Boot Camp and The Eating Disorders Clinical Pocket Guide.
Feedback on Our Exceptional Webinars
I loved this!! I am a yoga teacher and therapist and I work with clients who struggle with substance abuse, eating disorders and trauma. I am on board with everything that was shared tonight and the information was not only validating to what I know, practice and teach, but also helpful and great to learn more. Thank you for your time and energy! Namaste! — Amanda M. (on Yoga Therapy for Trauma in Eating Disorder Recovery 3/2/17)
I really appreciated the integration of yoga with neuroscience and psychotherapy. Lots of great resources and immediately usable skills. I also liked how one’s own practice was emphasized as essential. Nicely done! — James K. (on Yoga Therapy for Trauma in Eating Disorder Recovery 3/2/17)
I loved this webinar! Rachel is an excellent presenter, blending didactic material with case examples and experientials very well. As a trained movement/dance therapist, no longer practicing, and yoga lover, this is great information that I will start using with clients and myself! Thank you! — Ziona B. (on Yoga Therapy for Trauma in Eating Disorder Recovery 3/2/17)
Very clear and helpful information. Presenters very knowledgable and expertise impressive. Will be able to use concepts on the job. — Thomas P.
This class was very well done and the presenters were very knowledgable. I appreciate the fact they are using what what they are teaching so they have hands on knowledge of the pro and con of the issues and techniques. — Katrina M.
Good information for nurses also! — Jennifer S.
Well organized, a lot of useful information presented in a short time-frame. Kudos to the presenters. — David H.
“Binge Eating Genetics Initiative (BEGIN): A Research Study About The Genetics Of Binge Eating”
@ Dr. Tosha Woods Smith and Dr. Laura Thorton on April 13, 2017
Tosha Woods Smith, PhD and Laura Thorton, PhD of the UNC Center of Excellence for Eating Disorders (CEED).
“How to Be Your Teen’s Ally in Eating Disorder Recovery – Webinar Presentation” @ Dr. Judith Brisman on April 3, 2017
Judith Brisman, Ph.D., was the Founding Director of the Eating Disorder Resource Center for over 35 years.
“The Recovered Clinician: Giving Back to the Eating Disorder Community” @ Rachel B. Monroe on March 30, 2017
Rachel B. Monroe, LMHC, serves as a therapist at MEDA, the Multiservice Eating Disorders Association in Newton, Massachusetts, and holds a private practice.
“Yoga Therapy for Trauma in Eating Disorder Recovery” @ Rachel Sherron on March 2, 2017
Rachel Sherron, M.A., LPC, RYT, is a key faculty member of Timberline Knolls Clinical Development Institute (CDI), traveling throughout the country providing clinical training and presentations to professionals.
“Treatment for Men with Eating Disorders ” @ Dr. Kim McCallum on February 15, 2017
Kim McCallum, M.D., Medical Director & Founder of McCallum Place.
“The Role of Medication Management in Adult/Adolescent Eating Disorders” @ Dr. David Garner on February 2, 2017
David M. Garner, Ph.D., Founder, President and Administrative Director of the River Centre Clinic.
“Maintaining Aftercare During the Holidays” @ Greta Gleissner & Maiken Wiese
Greta Gleissner, Co-founder and Executive Director of Eating Disorder Recovery Specialists and Maiken Wiese, East Coast Director of Nutrition for Eating Disorder Recovery Specialists.
“Avoiding Burnout as an Eating Disorder Professional” @ Kristen Eykel
Kristen Eykel Cht. is a Karuna Reiki/ Holy Fire II Master Teacher, Kundalini & Master Yoga Teacher, Author, Public Speaker, and Pregnancy/ Birth Expert.
“How to Practice Intuitive Eating During the Holiday Season” @ Maggie Geraci
Maggie Geraci, RDN, LDN is Director of Nutrition Services at Timberline Knolls Residential Treatment Center.
“Special Considerations in the Treatment of Athletes With Eating Disorders” @ Riley Nickols & Amanda Schlitzer Tierney
Riley Nickols, PhD, Counseling and Sport Psychologist, Director of the Victory Program & Amanda Schlitzer Tierney, MS, CFT, Strength and Conditioning Coach at McCallum Place.
“How to Write an Appeal Letter Like an Attorney” @ Elizabeth Green
Elizabeth Green is a Senior Associate at Kantor & Kantor. Kantor & Kantor has developed a specialized legal practice representing clients whose claims for treatment of eating disorders, and dual diagnosis (substance abuse and other co-morbid conditions) have been unfairly denied by their health insurers or benefit plan.
“The Role of Yoga in Trauma Work and Eating Disorder Recovery – Webinar Interview” @ Rachel Sherron
* Audio Only
Rachel Sherron, MA, LPC, RYT, Coordinator of Trauma Awareness and Yoga Specialist at Timberline Knolls Residential Treatment Center.
“Understanding the Facts About Binge Eating Disorder” @ Allan S. Kaplan
Allan S. Kaplan MD MSc FRCP(C) is the Senior Clinician/Scientist, Chief of Research at the Center for Addiction and Mental Health in Toronto, and Vice Chair for Research and Professor in the Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto.
“Neurobiology and Eating Disorders” @ Dr. Walter H. Kaye
Walter H. Kaye, M.D., Director, Eating Disorders Program Professor, UCSD Department of Psychiatry.
“Eating Disorders – Education and Awareness in Nutrition” @ Dr. James Greenblatt
Dr. James Greenblatt is the Chief Medical Officer at Walden Behavioral Care.
“Navigating Eating Disorder Treatment in Canada” @ Cara Vaccarino
Cara Vaccarino is the Executive Director at Bellwood Health Services.
“Bone Health in Anorexia Nervosa” @ Dr. Melanie Schorr
Dr. Melanie Schorr is an Endocrine Fellow in the Neuroendocrine Unit at Massachusetts General Hospital, which is affiliated with Harvard Medical School
Low bone density (osteopenia and osteoporosis) is a common complication of anorexia nervosa. Prevention and treatment of low bone density are important in order to prevent bone fractures now and in the future. If you are interested in learning more about our bone health studies for women and girls with anorexia nervosa at the Massachusetts General Hospital Neuroendocrine Unit, please click on our above image.
“Eating Disorders and Substance Abuse: Co-Occurring Disorders” @ Dr. Sharon Zimbler, MA, MFT
Sharon Zimbler, MA, MFT is a Marriage and Family Therapist at Montecatini Eating Disorder Treatment Center.
“College and Bulimia: Managing Back to School Stress”
@ Dr. Kim Dennis
Kim Dennis, MD is CEO and Medical Director of Timberline Knolls Residential Treatment Center.