Disordered Eating – From Image to Illness
Trainer: Kimberly Enns, MSW, RSW
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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Upon 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.
This is an introductory-intermediate level webinar intended for social workers, teachers, parents, social service, health care and human resource professionals, and anyone interested in learning more about the topic.
Method of Delivery
Each webinar is 60 - 70 minutes in length. Pre-recorded webinars include no interactivity with the instructor. Live webinars will each contain 60 minutes of instruction from the facilitator using visual powerpoint slides and then there will be 10 minutes at the end of the webinar when participants can type in questions or comments directly to the instructor and hear feedback in realtime from the instructor.
Upon viewing entire webinar general participants will be able to receive a general certificate of participants. For those require ASWB and NBCC approved certificates you will need to take a post webinar test. A certificate will be given after successful completion of test. An evaluation form will be available to complete after submitting the posttest.
CTRI (Provider Number 1214), is approved as a provider for social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) www.aswb.org, through the Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. ASWB Approval Period: Aug. 10, 2014 – Aug. 10, 2017. Social workers should contact their regulatory board to determine course approval.
CTRI has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 6668. Challenging Behaviors in Youth and Understanding Mental Illness workshops do not qualify. CTRI is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs.
While other associations and licensing bodies accept CTRI workshops for continuing education credits, questions about approval should be directed to the specific association or licensing body for which you are requesting the credits