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    The 2017 Long Island Conference on Eating Disorders
    SATURDAY, MAY 6th, 2017 – Hofstra University

    Student Center Theater Auditorium – Registration from 8am-9am. Free sign-up on this page!

     

     

    Eating Disorders Long Island

    A conference for patients, families, loved ones and professionals.

    Eating Disorders Long IslandBe 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.

     

    Topics to be Discussed

    • Anorexia Nervosa
    • Bulimia Nervosa
    • Binge Eating Disorder
    • Purging Disorder
    • Body Dysmorphia
    • Nutritional Considerations
    • Research Findings
    • Related Health/Medical Issues
    • Family Support
    • Navigating through insurance coverage

    EXHIBITOR’S AREA

    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.

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    Eating Disorders Long Island

    2017 Preliminary Conference Schedule

    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: Finding the Right Clinical Team and Treatment

    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!