Do you struggle with binge eating disorder (BED)? Are you wondering how to support a family member or friend who has been diagnosed with BED? Are you a professional who is new to addressing this issue or who would like to learn more about how to talk with clients about BED?
The workshop will educate about all aspects of BED to provide a positive framework and understanding. Topics include:
- The causes of BED,
- The role of cultural influences and weight stigma,
- How to break the diet/binge cycle and normalize eating,
- The definition of the Health At Every Size® paradigm, and
- How to help children and teens develop a healthy relationship with food and their bodies.
Featured speakers include Kathy Kater, LICSW; Judith Matz, LCSW; and Amy Pershing, LMSW, ACSW. The Basics of BED workshop will offer new insights for participants keep top of mind as they participate in following BEDA 2016 workshops and sessions, in addition to new strategies to implement after the conference.