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Continuing Education Series on Eating Disorders

Friday December 16, 2016

Details

Veritas Collaborative is pleased to invite you to a free continuing education opportunity at our treatment center in Richmond, VA.

Audience

This is an introductory/intermediate level educational program designed for mental health professionals, dietitians, and health care providers.


Objectives

Upon completion participants will be able to:

  • Describe 5 levels of care for individuals struggling with ED.
  • Explain clinical indicators used to determine appropriate level of care.
  • Identify and discuss the appropriate level of care for case-study patients presented.
  • Describe 2 assessment and treatment planning techniques for patients diagnosed with eating disorders.
  • Identify 3 risk factors for eating disorder relapse.
  • List at least 2 treatment approaches to manage changing metabolic needs in patients diagnosed with eating disorders.

Agenda

  1. 8:00am Registration and Breakfast
  2. 8:45am Understanding levels of care: How to choose and when to refer
    T.J. Raney, PhD
  3. 10:15am Break and Refreshments
  4. 10:30am Multidisciplinary treatment of eating disorders: The dietitian’s perspective
    Leah Graves, RD, LD, CEDRD, FAED
  5. 12:00pm Adjourn

Credits

This program will provide 3 contact hours.

Other health professionals will receive a certificate of attendance. Veritas Collaborative recommends that participants contact their local licensing boards for specific questions regarding the acceptance of these contact hours as continuing education credits.

Veritas Collaborative is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. Veritas Collaborative maintains responsibility for this program and its content.

Disclosure Statement: Veritas Collaborative conforms to APA Ethical Standards and continuing education standards and criteria. All speakers are required to disclose any commercial relationships or conflicts of interest at the educational activity.