Eating Disorder Events & Conferences Calendar

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Weekly Hope with Kirsten Haglund

How to Recover from People-Pleasing and Perfectionism

KIrsten Haglund

March 27, 2019
Time: 2:30 pm EST / 11:30 am PST
With Special Guest – Erica Trocino, LPC-S, CEDS-S, CADAC
Clinical Director at The Meadows Ranch

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March 2019

March 3: The Center for Eating Disorders at Sheppard Pratt — When Pseudoscience Becomes Trendy: An Exploration of Clean Eating, False Health Claims and Eating Disorder Risk (1.5 CEU). Details: In recognition of National Eating Disorders Awareness Week 2019 we invite you to join us for a FREE educational event featuring Keynote Speaker, Suman Ambwani, Ph.D. This joint community/professional event will delve into the allure of “clean eating” and other pop culture health trends while breaking down the research on their outcomes and the potential eating disorder risks associated with them. During her talk, Dr. Ambwani will introduce ideas on how to reduce eating disorder risk by shifting the focus from individual to systemic factors. Time for audience discussion and Q&A will follow. Join us after the presentation for refreshments and a meet-and-greet with the speaker, local colleagues, and the CED staff. This event is approved for 1.5 CEU hours for Psychologists, Social Workers, and Counselors. Location: 6501 N. Charles St, Towson, MD, United States Time: 2:00 – 4:00 PM EST Additional Information: here(Prof/Pub)

March 6: Weekly Hope with Kirsten Haglund. Topic: Involving the Family in Eating Disorder Recovery. Details: Kirsten will be speaking with Monica Bishop, M.D. Dr. Bishop received her Bachelor of Art in Psychology from the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, PA. She went on to receive her medical degree from Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, MO, where she also completed her residency training in general psychiatry. Dr. Bishop then completed a 3-year post-doctoral research fellowship with Denise Wilfley, Ph.D. in the Weight Management and Eating Disorders Program at Washington University, focusing on studies of binge eating disorder, anorexia nervosa, childhood obesity, and interpersonal and family therapies for the treatment of eating disorders. Time: 1:00 pm EST / 10:00 am PST. EDH Facebook Page: here. (Pub)

March 2: National Eating Disorders Association — Treasure Coast, FL NEDA Walk. Details: Join a team of NEDA Warriors who are breaking barriers across the country by raising awareness and vital funds to support the fight against eating disorders. Together, we’ll fight stigma to send the message that eating disorders are dangerous illnesses, not lifestyle choices. NEDA Walks are opportunities for us to share our stories of hope and make sure that no one has to struggle alone. Location: Tradition; Port Saint Lucie, Florida 34987 Time: 8AM – 10AM EST. Additional Information: here. (Pub)

March 2: National Eating Disorders Association — Tuscaloosa, AL NEDA Walk. Details: Join a team of NEDA Warriors who are breaking barriers across the country by raising awareness and vital funds to support the fight against eating disorders. Together, we’ll fight stigma to send the message that eating disorders are dangerous illnesses, not lifestyle choices. NEDA Walks are opportunities for us to share our stories of hope and make sure that no one has to struggle alone. Location: Tradition; Port Saint Lucie, Florida 34987 Time: 1PM – 3PM EST. Additional Information: here. (Pub)

March 5: Academy for Eating Disorders — Adelaide 1-Day Intro to TBT-S Clinicians & Carers. Details: In a one day format, learn about the following *Introduction to TBT-S including *Basics of neurobiology of eating disorders *Menu of traits & heritability *Developing neurobiology literacy (clinicians and carers): *Using neurobiological understanding to work with the person with AN & their family/supports *Negotiating and developing behavioural contracts *Helpful tools for family/supports and clients” Location: To Be Confirmed Learning Centre at Glenside Health Services 226 Fullarton Road, Glenside, SA 6065 Time: 8:30AM – 4:00 PM ACST. Additional Information: here. (Pub)

March 7: Academy for Eating Disorders — Perth 1-Day Intro to TBT-S Clinicians & Carers. Details: In a one day format, learn about the following *Introduction to TBT-S including *Basics of neurobiology of eating disorders *Menu of traits & heritability *Developing neurobiology literacy (clinicians and carers): *Using neurobiological understanding to work with the person with AN & their family/supports *Negotiating and developing behavioural contracts *Helpful tools for family/supports and clients” Location: Venue to be confirmed, Perth, Western Australia Time: 8:30AM – 4:00 PM AWST. Additional Information: here. (Pub)

March 12: Weekly Hope with Kirsten Haglund. Topic: Tending Dandelions: Honest Meditations for Mothers with Addicted Children. Details: Kirsten will be speaking with Sandy Swenson. Sandy Swenson is the mother of two sons—one of whom struggles with addiction. Author of The Joey Song: A Mother’s Story of Her Son’s Addiction, Tending Dandelions: Honest Meditations for Mothers with Addicted Children, and Readings for Moms of Addicts App. Time: 12:00 pm EST / 9:00 am PST. EDH Facebook Page: here. (Pub)

March 14-16, 2019: The Academy of Eating Disorders – ICED 2019 Conference – Education, Dissemination, & the Science of Eating Disorders. Location: Sheraton Times Square, New York, NY.  Details: A Clinical Teaching Day and a Research Training Day are also being offered on March 13th.  Location: New York, NY. Additional Information: here(Pro)

March 16: Sheppard Pratt — Adult Mental Health First Aid. Details: 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: 1925 Greenspring Drive, Timonium, MD 21093
Time: 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM EST. Additional Information: here. (Pub)

March 16: National Eating Disorders Association — San Diego, CA NEDA Walk. Details: Join a team of NEDA Warriors who are breaking barriers across the country by raising awareness and vital funds to support the fight against eating disorders. Together, we’ll fight stigma to send the message that eating disorders are dangerous illnesses, not lifestyle choices. NEDA Walks are opportunities for us to share our stories of hope and make sure that no one has to struggle alone. Location: Liberty Station NTC Park Time: 9 AM – 11 AM PST. Additional Information: here. (Pub)

March 17: Families Empowered and Supporting Treatment of Eating Disorders — FEAST of Knowledge NYC 2019. Details: This one-day event follows the Academy for Eating Disorders annual conference in New York City and will feature speakers from that conference who will present their work in condensed form especially for parents and caregivers. The theme of the event this year, appropriate to being in New York City, is “The Dance.” The dance of genes and environment, of parents taking over and letting go of control during recovery, and of physical movement and exercise. Location: Caveat Theater 21 A Clinton Street New York, NY 10002 Time: 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM EST. Additional Information: here. (Pub)

March 17: National Eating Disorders Association — Phoenix, AZ NEDA Walk. Details: Join a team of NEDA Warriors who are breaking barriers across the country by raising awareness and vital funds to support the fight against eating disorders. Together, we’ll fight stigma to send the message that eating disorders are dangerous illnesses, not lifestyle choices. NEDA Walks are opportunities for us to share our stories of hope and make sure that no one has to struggle alone. Location: Denny Chimes; Tuscaloosa, Alabama 35401 Time: 6AM – 9AM MST. Additional Information: here. (Pub)

March 27: Weekly Hope with Kirsten Haglund. Topic: How to Recover from People-Pleasing and Perfectionism. Details: Kirsten will be speaking with Erica Trocino, LPC-S, CEDS-S, CADAC. Erica Trocino graduated with a Masters of Counseling from Arizona State University. She is a Licensed Professional Counselor & Supervisor in the state of Arizona, Certified Eating Disorder Specialist & Supervisor, Certified Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counselor, as well as being EMDR trained. Erica was the Lead Therapist at Rosewood Centers for Eating Disorders inpatient/residential adult facility. Time: 2:30 pm EST / 11:30 am PST. EDH Facebook Page: here. (Pub)

March 28-30: National Eating Disorders Association — 20th International Congress on Nutrition and Health. Details: Theme: Explore the Possibilities towards the success of good health – Share your Ideas. Location: Stockholm, Sweden Additional Information: here. (Pub)

March 30: National Eating Disorders Association — Wilmington, NC NEDA Walk. Details: Join a team of NEDA Warriors who are breaking barriers across the country by raising awareness and vital funds to support the fight against eating disorders. Together, we’ll fight stigma to send the message that eating disorders are dangerous illnesses, not lifestyle choices. NEDA Walks are opportunities for us to share our stories of hope and make sure that no one has to struggle alone. Location: Wrightsville Beach Park, North Carolina Time: 8 AM – 10 AM EST. Additional Information: here. (Pub)

March 30: National Eating Disorders Association — Tulsa, OK NEDA Walk. Details: Join a team of NEDA Warriors who are breaking barriers across the country by raising awareness and vital funds to support the fight against eating disorders. Together, we’ll fight stigma to send the message that eating disorders are dangerous illnesses, not lifestyle choices. NEDA Walks are opportunities for us to share our stories of hope and make sure that no one has to struggle alone. Location: Veterans Park, Tulsa, Oklahoma Time: 9 AM – 11 AM CST. Additional Information: here. (Pub)

April 2019

April 6: National Eating Disorders Association — Washington, DC NEDA Walk. Details: Together, we’ll be raising awareness and vital funds to support the fight against eating disorders. We walk to inspire others. We walk away from stigma to send the message that eating disorders are dangerous illnesses, not lifestyle choices. Eating disorders are the deadliest of all mental illnesses, but we’re in this fight together and we’re walking to win! Sign up today to take a stand against eating disorders. Location: Constitution Gardens; The National Mall, Washington DC Time: 9 AM – 11 AM EST. Additional Information: here. (Pub)

April 6: National Eating Disorders Association — Peoria, IL NEDA Walk. Details: Join a team of NEDA Warriors who are breaking barriers across the country by raising awareness and vital funds to support the fight against eating disorders. Together, we’ll fight stigma to send the message that eating disorders are dangerous illnesses, not lifestyle choices. NEDA Walks are opportunities for us to share our stories of hope and make sure that no one has to struggle alone. Location: Bradley University, Peoria Illinois Time: 8:30 AM – 10:30 AM CST. Additional Information: here. (Pub)

April 6: National Eating Disorders Association — St, Louis, MO NEDA Walk. Details: Together, we’ll be raising awareness and vital funds to support the fight against eating disorders. We walk to inspire others. We walk away from stigma to send the message that eating disorders are dangerous illnesses, not lifestyle choices. Eating disorders are the deadliest of all mental illnesses, but we’re in this fight together and we’re walking to win! Sign up today to take a stand against eating disorders. Location: Tilles Park, Ladue, Missouri Time: 9 AM – 11 AM CST. Additional Information: here. (Pub)

April 6: National Eating Disorders Association — Nashville, TN NEDA Walk. Details: Join a team of NEDA Warriors who are breaking barriers across the country by raising awareness and vital funds to support the fight against eating disorders. Together, we’ll fight stigma to send the message that eating disorders are dangerous illnesses, not lifestyle choices. NEDA Walks are opportunities for us to share our stories of hope and make sure that no one has to struggle alone. Location: Centennial Park, Nashville, Tennessee Time: 11 AM – 1 PM CST. Additional Information: here. (Pub)

April 6: National Eating Disorders Association — Montclair, NJ NEDA Walk. Details: Join a team of NEDA Warriors who are breaking barriers across the country by raising awareness and vital funds to support the fight against eating disorders. Together, we’ll fight stigma to send the message that eating disorders are dangerous illnesses, not lifestyle choices. NEDA Walks are opportunities for us to share our stories of hope and make sure that no one has to struggle alone. Location: Anderson Park, Montclair, New Jersey Time: 10 AM – 12 PM EST. Additional Information: here. (Pub)

April 7: NIED”s 7th Annual Honouring the Journey. Details: Join NIED for our 7th Annual ‘Honouring the Journey’ event. This event is dedicated to inspiring, honoring, commemorating, and celebrating caregivers. Our panel of caregivers will share their experiences of grappling, wrestling, caring, and loving their loved one on the journey of healing. Moderated by Patti Perry, RN, MSN, Co-Founder of NIED, and nurse psychotherapist. All are welcome and parking is free! Location: Adath Israel Congregation, 37th Southbourne Avenue, Toronto, ON Time: 3 PM – 5 PM EST. Additional Information: here. (Pub)

April 10: Weekly Hope with Kirsten Haglund. Topic: Internal Health & Gut Microbiomes. Details: Kirsten will be speaking with Dr. Erika Ebbel Angle. Erika Ebbel Angle received her Ph.D. in Biochemistry in 2012 from Boston University School of Medicine. She holds a B.S. from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. In 2002 Erika founded Science from Scientists, an award-winning National nonprofit focused on improving Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) attitudes and aptitudes for children aged 9-13. Time: 12:00 pm EST / 9:00 am PST. EDH Facebook Page: here. (Pub)

April 12: Multi-Service Eating Disorders Association — MEDA’s 24th National Conference: Call for Proposals! Details: Moving Forward with MEDA: Catalyzing Change in Eating Disorder Treatment; The 2019 MEDA Conference will explore in detail the most recent knowledge related to the field of eating disorders. We seek cutting edge treatment approaches. More specifically, the conference will focus upon bringing together the newest and most creative approaches to treatment and applying them with flexibility to those who are struggling. Location: The Marriott Newton Additional Information: here. (Pub)

April 13: National Eating Disorders Association — Pittsburgh, PA NEDA Walk. Details: Join a team of NEDA Warriors who are breaking barriers across the country by raising awareness and vital funds to support the fight against eating disorders. Together, we’ll fight stigma to send the message that eating disorders are dangerous illnesses, not lifestyle choices. NEDA Walks are opportunities for us to share our stories of hope and make sure that no one has to struggle alone. Location: Schenley Plaza, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Time: 9 AM – 11 AM EST. Additional Information: here. (Pub)

April 13: National Eating Disorders Association — Oklahoma City, OK NEDA Walk. Details: Join a team of NEDA Warriors who are breaking barriers across the country by raising awareness and vital funds to support the fight against eating disorders. Together, we’ll fight stigma to send the message that eating disorders are dangerous illnesses, not lifestyle choices. NEDA Walks are opportunities for us to share our stories of hope and make sure that no one has to struggle alone. Location: Myriad Botanical Gardens, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma Time: 9 AM – 11 AM CST. Additional Information: here. (Pub)

April 13: National Eating Disorders Association — Los Angeles, CA NEDA Walk. Details: Join a team of NEDA Warriors who are breaking barriers across the country by raising awareness and vital funds to support the fight against eating disorders. Together, we’ll fight stigma to send the message that eating disorders are dangerous illnesses, not lifestyle choices. NEDA Walks are opportunities for us to share our stories of hope and make sure that no one has to struggle alone. Location: Tongva Park, Santa Monica, California Time: 9 AM – 11 AM PST. Additional Information: here. (Pub)

April 14: National Eating Disorders Association — Grand Rapids, MI NEDA Walk. Details: Join a team of NEDA Warriors who are breaking barriers across the country by raising awareness and vital funds to support the fight against eating disorders. Together, we’ll fight stigma to send the message that eating disorders are dangerous illnesses, not lifestyle choices. NEDA Walks are opportunities for us to share our stories of hope and make sure that no one has to struggle alone. Location: Ada Park, Ada, Michigan Time: 9 AM – 11 AM CST. Additional Information: here. (Pub)

April 14: National Eating Disorders Association — Indianapolis, IN NEDA Walk. Details: Join a team of NEDA Warriors who are breaking barriers across the country by raising awareness and vital funds to support the fight against eating disorders. Together, we’ll fight stigma to send the message that eating disorders are dangerous illnesses, not lifestyle choices. NEDA Walks are opportunities for us to share our stories of hope and make sure that no one has to struggle alone. Location: Garfield Park – Indy Parks and Recreation; Indianapolis, Indiana Time: 9 AM – 11 AM CST. Additional Information: here. (Pub)

April 14: National Eating Disorders Association — Raleigh, NC NEDA Walk. Details: Join a team of NEDA Warriors who are breaking barriers across the country by raising awareness and vital funds to support the fight against eating disorders. Together, we’ll fight stigma to send the message that eating disorders are dangerous illnesses, not lifestyle choices. NEDA Walks are opportunities for us to share our stories of hope and make sure that no one has to struggle alone. Location: Pullen Park; Raleigh, North Carolina Time: 10 AM – 12 PM EST. Additional Information: here. (Pub)

April 23: Sheppard Pratt — Adult Mental Health First Aid. Details: 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: 1925 Greenspring Drive, Timonium, MD 21093 Time: 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM EST. Additional Information: here. (Pub)

April 26: Multi-Service Eating Disorders Association — Networking with a Purpose: Featuring Center for Discovery – Speaker & Topic TBD. Details: “Networking with a Purpose” is a FREE professional networking and training event often hosted by one of our partner treatment centers. Premier eating disorder professionals present on a variety of subjects related to eating disorders and their treatment. It is an event that occurs throughout the year. Location: MEDA offices Time: 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM Additional Information: here. (Pub)

April 14: National Eating Disorders Association — Philadelphia, PA NEDA Walk. Details: Join a team of NEDA Warriors who are breaking barriers across the country by raising awareness and vital funds to support the fight against eating disorders. Together, we’ll fight stigma to send the message that eating disorders are dangerous illnesses, not lifestyle choices. NEDA Walks are opportunities for us to share our stories of hope and make sure that no one has to struggle alone. Location: Xfinity Live; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Time: 9 AM – 11 AM EST. Additional Information: here. (Pub)

April 27: National Eating Disorders Association — Fort Wayne, IN NEDA Walk. Details: Join a team of NEDA Warriors who are breaking barriers across the country by raising awareness and vital funds to support the fight against eating disorders. Together, we’ll fight stigma to send the message that eating disorders are dangerous illnesses, not lifestyle choices. NEDA Walks are opportunities for us to share our stories of hope and make sure that no one has to struggle alone. Location: Parkview Field; Fort Wayne, Indiana Time: 9 AM – 11 AM EST. Additional Information: here. (Pub)

April 14: National Eating Disorders Association — Richmond, VA NEDA Walk. Details: Join a team of NEDA Warriors who are breaking barriers across the country by raising awareness and vital funds to support the fight against eating disorders. Together, we’ll fight stigma to send the message that eating disorders are dangerous illnesses, not lifestyle choices. NEDA Walks are opportunities for us to share our stories of hope and make sure that no one has to struggle alone. Location: Pullen Park; Raleigh, North Carolina Time: 9 AM – 11 AM EST. Additional Information: here. (Pub)

April 14: National Eating Disorders Association — Iowa City, IA NEDA Walk. Details: Join a team of NEDA Warriors who are breaking barriers across the country by raising awareness and vital funds to support the fight against eating disorders. Together, we’ll fight stigma to send the message that eating disorders are dangerous illnesses, not lifestyle choices. NEDA Walks are opportunities for us to share our stories of hope and make sure that no one has to struggle alone. Location: Iowa City Park; Iowa City, Iowa Time: 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM CST. Additional Information: here. (Pub)

April 24: Weekly Hope with Kirsten Haglund. Topic: What Residential Treatment is Like, and When to Go. Details: Kirsten will be speaking with Mike Gurr, MS MA, LPC-S, CDWF. Mike is the Executive Director at The Meadows Ranch. He received a master’s degree from the University of Utah in Exercise and Sports Science with an emphasis in sports psychology. He then went on to receive another master’s degree from Argosy University, Phoenix in professional counseling and is currently a licensed professional counselor/supervisor in the State of AZ. Time: 12:00 pm EST / 9:00 am PST. EDH Facebook Page: here. (Pub)

April 27: National Eating Disorders Association — Notre Dame, IN NEDA Walk. Details: Join a team of NEDA Warriors who are breaking barriers across the country by raising awareness and vital funds to support the fight against eating disorders. Together, we’ll fight stigma to send the message that eating disorders are dangerous illnesses, not lifestyle choices. NEDA Walks are opportunities for us to share our stories of hope and make sure that no one has to struggle alone. Location: University of Notre Dame; Notre Dame, Indiana Time: 11 AM – 1 PM EST. Additional Information: here. (Pub)

April 27: National Eating Disorders Association — Salt Lake City, UT NEDA Walk. Details: Join a team of NEDA Warriors who are breaking barriers across the country by raising awareness and vital funds to support the fight against eating disorders. Together, we’ll fight stigma to send the message that eating disorders are dangerous illnesses, not lifestyle choices. NEDA Walks are opportunities for us to share our stories of hope and make sure that no one has to struggle alone. Location: Liberty Park; Salt Lake City, Utah Time: 10 AM – 12 PM MST. Additional Information: here. (Pub)

April 27: National Eating Disorders Association — Boise, ID NEDA Walk. Details: Join a team of NEDA Warriors who are breaking barriers across the country by raising awareness and vital funds to support the fight against eating disorders. Together, we’ll fight stigma to send the message that eating disorders are dangerous illnesses, not lifestyle choices. NEDA Walks are opportunities for us to share our stories of hope and make sure that no one has to struggle alone. Location: Julia Davis Park; Boise, Idaho Time: 10:30 AM – 12:30 PM MST. Additional Information: here. (Pub)

May – 2019

May 8: Weekly Hope with Kirsten Haglund. Topic: Recovered vs. In Recovery: What is the Reality of Life after an Eating Disorder. Details: Kirsten will be speaking with Nicole Garber, MD. Dr. Garber completed her general psychiatry residency at Emory University School of Medicine and her child and adolescent psychiatry fellowship at Baylor College of Medicine. She then worked at the Menninger Clinic where she created the adolescent eating disorder track. She has also served as the medical director for Arizona’s Children’s Association. Time: 12:00 pm EST / 9:00 am PST. EDH Facebook Page: here. (Pub)

May 9-10: National Eating Disorder Information Centre 7th Biennial Body Image and Self-Esteem Conference – “Radical Unlearning”. Details: The conference has been organized around the theme RADICAL UNLEARNING, which calls for unpacking and unlearning negative and erroneous messaging to which people have been subjected. It will be a unique opportunity in Canada for attendees to share and learn more about current research, evidence-based practices, and innovations in the areas of eating disorder prevention and treatment. With a keynote speaker line-up that includes Sonya Renee Taylor and Lucy Aphramor, this interdisciplinary conference promises to be an exciting learning opportunity for anyone interested in body image, self-esteem, and eating disorders. Attendees will gain practical skills they can apply immediately in their practice settings, from clinics to classrooms and beyond. Location: Toronto, Ontario, Canada Additional Information: here. (Prof / Pub)

May 10: Multi-Service Eating Disorders Association — Networking with a Purpose: Featuring Center for Discovery – Speaker & Topic TBD. Details: “Networking with a Purpose” is a FREE professional networking and training event often hosted by one of our partner treatment centers. Premier eating disorder professionals present on a variety of subjects related to eating disorders and their treatment. It is an event that occurs throughout the year. Location: MEDA offices Time: 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM Additional Information: here. (Pub)

May 18: National Eating Disorders Association — Seattle, WA NEDA Walk. Details: Join a team of NEDA Warriors who are breaking barriers across the country by raising awareness and vital funds to support the fight against eating disorders. Together, we’ll fight stigma to send the message that eating disorders are dangerous illnesses, not lifestyle choices. NEDA Walks are opportunities for us to share our stories of hope and make sure that no one has to struggle alone. Location: Seattle Center; Seattle, Washington Time: 10 AM – 12 PM PST. Additional Information: here. (Pub)

May 21: 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: 18 AM – 12:15 PM EST. Additional Information: here. (Pub)

May 22: 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 – 12:15 PM EST. Additional Information: here. (Pub)

June – 2019

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 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)

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

2019 Eating Disorders in Sports Conference

by The Victory Program at McCallum Place

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David Brower Center in Berkeley, California

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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 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)

August 2019

September 2019

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)

September 23-24: Academy for Eating Disorders — Australia & New Zealand Academy for Eating Disorders (ANZAED) 2019 Annual ConferenceDetails: 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 August. The Keynote speakers will be Dr. Ulrike Schmidt and Professor Peter McEvoy. Location: Adelaide Australia Time: 9 AM – 10 PM ACST. Additional Information: here. (Pub)

October 2019

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