Be Body Positive Leadership Summit
Date: August 4-6, 2017
Location: Berkeley, California
Details: This program is designed for high school and college students, along with their adult allies, including educators, school counselors, and administrators, and you can learn more by clicking here. Space is limited so join the program now!
Attending this program will change your life, and also help you change other people’s lives!
Improving Treatment Outcomes through Intentionality and Innovation: Collaboration Across the Care Continuum
Date: August 4-5, 2017
Location: Denver Marriott City Center, 1701 California Street, Denver, CO 80202
Details: Presentations will explore how intentionality, the act of choosing specific strategies with clear purpose and direction, and innovation, the commitment to adopting new methods and ideas, are key components to improve treatment outcomes. The theme of commitment to collaboration is evident throughout the conference schedule, which combines opportunities for professional development, with idea sharing and networking among multi-disciplinary colleagues from across the country.
Throughout two days of plenary workshops, panel discussions and small-group breakout sessions, esteemed experts and emerging thought leaders will discuss patient-centered, family-focused approaches rooted in best practice and research. Up to 14.5 continuing education credits are available for multiple disciplines including physicians, therapists, dietitians, nurses, social workers and more. Register early, space is limited.
8th Annual SEED Conference
Date: August 18-19, 2017
Location: Hilton Sandestin Beach Resort – Miramar Beach, Florida.
Details: Southeastern Eating Disorder Conference on “Integrated Treatment for Eating Disorders.”
Date: September 1-2, 2017
Location: Hyatt Regency Sydney, Darling Harbour.
Details: “Creating Connections, Harbouring Knowledge,” featuring keynote speakers Dr. Josie Gellar and Kate Carnell, AO.
Location: The Durham Convention Center, 301 West Morgan Street, Durham, North Carolina.
Details: The Veritas Collaborative Symposium on Eating Disorders offers medical and mental health professionals the opportunity to learn from experts in the field to better apply best-practice care for patients and their families. With a multidisciplinary team of speakers, the symposium aims to define the role of biology in the development of eating disorders; promote evidence-based identification, diagnosis, and treatment of eating disorders for all persons, including those with complex presentations; and emphasize key components for eating disorder recovery. In short, the symposium seeks to advance access to care for all persons affected by eating disorders.
Date: November 2-4, 2017
Location: Brooklyn, New York.
Details: This conference, sponsored by BEDA & NEDA, is themed “Building Resilient Communities Through Collaboration” and will feature top eating disorder professionals from across the country.
Date: November 10-12, 2017
Location: Philadelphia, PA
Details: Examine the incorporation of innovative therapeutic approaches and evidence-based practices, the integration of clinical intuition, creativity and wisdom, as well as the critical role of supervision as an eating disorder clinician.