Disordered Eating – From Image to Illness
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Kimberly Enns, MSW, RSW
Kimberly Enns is a Registered Social Worker, holding a Master of Social Work degree and a Bachelor's degree in Psychology. Her work experience includes clinical case management and trauma counseling with adults with mental illness and high needs children and youth in the child welfare system. Kimberly facilitates CTRI workshops and services in the areas of self-injury, disordered eating and crisis response. She draws on her experience in the field and passion for these issues to provide energetic, enlightening and interactive presentations. In addition to her work with CTRI Inc., Kimberly maintains a private counseling practice for individuals and families.
Disordered eating can range from food and body preoccupation to a mental health diagnosis such as anorexia, bulimia or binge-eating disorder. Caregivers and helping professionals may struggle with knowing how to best respond to this complex issue. Beginning with a general overview, this webinar will examine the eating and body image continuum, eating disorder diagnostic criteria, contributing factors and the functions of disordered eating. The focus will then shift to practical strategies in regards to normalizing eating, body image, coping, cognitive work and managing setbacks.
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Learning ObjectivesUpon completion of this webinar participants should be able to
- Describe the eating and body image continuum, including the major eating disorder diagnoses.
- Identify what contributes to food and body preoccupation and the functions disordered eating may serve for those affected.
- List a variety of strategies regarding normalizing eating, body image, coping, cognitive work and setbacks.