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Calendar & Events

Eating Disorders Conference & Educational Events Listings in the United States

 

September 2015

ANAD’s annual Wellness, Not Weight–Eating Disorder Conference will be Sept. 25 at the Chicago Marriott, Naperville, Ill. Michelle May, MD, will be the keynote speaker. Registration forms are available here.

Eating Recovery Center hosts a professional teaching day for eating disorder treatment providers Sept. 25 in Portland, Ore. There are 8.5 CE/CME credit hours available for the teaching day, held from 7:30 a.m.-6 p.m. at the Portland Marriott Downtown Waterfront. For questions or more information, contact Katie FitzGerald at kfitzgerald@EatingRecoveryCenter.com or 720-258-4030.

The Renfrew Center will celebrates its 30th anniversary at The Renfrew Center of Connecticut, 1445 E. Putname Ave., Old Greenwich, Conn., from 4-7 p.m. Sept. 30. Meet The Renfrew Center’s Founder and President, Sam Menaged, and Vice President and Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Susan Ice, tour the site, learn about the programs, and network with colleagues. Refreshments and hors d’oeuvres will be served. RSVP here.

October 2015

The Renfrew Center Foundation is dedicated to eliminating eating disorders by advancing education, prevention, advocacy, research and treatment. Its seminars are designed to help healthcare professionals develop skills in the prevention, assessment and treatment of behavioral and emotional disorders in women. “Integrating Brain and Body: Mindfulness, Metaphor and Experiential Methods” will be presented by Adrienne Ressler, LMSW, CEDs, Fiaedp, and Jancey Wickstrom, AM, LCSW, Oct. 9 in Dallas. Click here to register.

The second annual MOM March Against Eating Disorders is set for Oct. 27, followed by EDC Lobby Day on Oct. 28. The march is a chance for families to share stories of loved ones’ struggles with eating disorders. The time has come to unite our voices and advocate for treatment and training. Lobby Day will be an opportunity to ask Congress to pass the Anna Westin Act, which supports prevention, early detection, and treatment of eating disorders. Find more information and sign up here.

The Renfrew Center will celebrate its 30th anniversary from 4-7 p.m. Oct. 28 at the Renfrew Center of Chicago, 5 Revere Drive, Suite 100, Northbrook, Ill. Meet The Renfrew Center’s Founder and President, Sam Menaged, and Site Director Jancey Wickstrom, AM, LCSW; tour the site; learn about programs; and network with colleagues. Refreshments and hors d’oeuvres will be served. Click here to RSVP.

 

November 2015

 

BEDA’s 2015 National Conference will be Nov. 5-7 in Hollywood, Fla. Keynote speakers include Dr. John Cryan, Dr. Kimberly Brownley, and Dr. Christine Peat. For more information or to register, visit BEDA’s website.

The 25th Anniversary Renfrew Center Foundation Conference, titled “Feminist Perspectives and Beyond: Honoring the Past, Embracing the Future – 25 years later,” will be Nov. 13-15 at the Philadelphia Airport Marriott. There will be 18 continuing education credits offered. Visit www.renfrewconference.com for workshop descriptions, continuing education information or to download a brochure. Click here to register!

December 2015

The Renfrew Center Foundation is dedicated to eliminating eating disorders by advancing education, prevention, advocacy, research and treatment. Its seminars are designed to help healthcare professionals develop skills in the prevention, assessment and treatment of behavioral and emotional disorders in women. “The False Self: The Complexity of Body Image and Identity Issues in the Treatment of Eating Disorders” will be presented by Adrienne Ressler, LMSW, CEDS, Fiaedp, on Dec. 4 in Overland Park, Kansas. Click here to register.

January 2016

Center for Change will holds its National Eating Disorders Conference for Professionals Jan. 29-30, 2016, in Orem, Utah. Watch Center for Change’s website for more details.