Be a part of the regions’ most informative and professional conference with national speakers who specialize in eating disorder treatment. A day of education and information about eating disorders including anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, binge eating disorder, body dysmorphia and related conditions. Learn about the causes, complications and the treatments that are involved. Presenters will discuss the biological, medical, psychological and environmental factors that play a role in the onset and treatment of these life-threatening conditions. Also learn from patients in recovery who will share their experiences and offer hope and guidance through their personal stories.
Also, gain valuable information from our exhibitor’s areas. This year’s exhibitors and sponsors include ED-180, Carolina House, Clementine, UMC Princeton, Avalon Hills, Timberline Knolls, Balance Treatment Centers, Metro Behavioral Health, The Emily Program, Rogers Behavioral Health, Center for Discovery, Cambridge Eating Disorder Center, Structure House, NEDA, iaedp NY, and Project HEAL.
8:00-9:00: Registration exhibitors, networking & coffee.
PART I – Understanding EDs
9:00 am:When does Disordered Eating become an Eating Disorder
9:30 am: Recovery Talk Presenter
9:45 am: What is Supposed to Take Place with Eating Disorder Therapy
10:15 am: Recovery Talk Presenter
10:30 am: Nutritional Considerations and Approaches from Onset to Recovery
11:00 am:Recovery Talk Presenter
11:15 am: The Reactive Mind of an ED: Controlling Thoughts and Life
12:00 Noon Lunch
PART II – Some More Specifics with EDs
1:00 pm: What Parents and Families Want to Know
1:45 pm: Recovery Talk Presenter
2:00 pm: Eating Disorders, Addictions and Trauma
2:30 pm: – Health, Medical Complexities and How to Work with Your Physicians
15 Minute Break
PART III – Important Considerations with EDs
3:15 pm: Food, Money, Time and love
3:45 pm: Recovery Talk Presenter
4:00 pm: Emerging Research in the Treatment of Eating Disorders
4:30 pm: Panel Discussion (All)
*Conference schedule subject to last minute changes.
EXPANDED EXHIBITORS AREA OPEN 8:30am-5pm for additional information and support from some of the very best centers in the U.S!