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This workshop for healthcare professionals from all disciplines focuses on practical support tips/strategies when working with adults who experience binge eating.

For groups for people with eating disorders/disordered eating,
please refer to our full programming calendar.

Topics covered will include:
  • Epidemiology, warning signs, and the spectrum of disordered eating versus binge eating disorder
  • Supportive language and communication strategies to validate and attend to client concerns 
  • Key tools and tips to help providers address common challenges 
  • Using a weight-inclusive approach when supporting clients
  • Roles of the members of the treatment team
  • The recovery journey
  • List of key resources for clients to support recovery

Participants in this workshop will come away with more education about binge eating, supporting those who struggle. and will be better prepared to deal with the challenges they may encounter. Students (18+) of healthcare disciplines are also welcome. Please note: this workshop is not meant to give the foundation for treating binge eating disorder. Rather, it is to provide additional education around supporting adult clients who experience binge eating. For training to offer treatment, please seek an appropriate, accredited training program.

Do you have specific questions about working with binge eating that you’d like to see addressed in the workshop? Email questions ahead of time to workshop presenter, Selene Yan: selene@edsna.ca


Webinar Details

The date for this webinar is Wednesday, December 9

Time: 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm MST (13:00 – 14:30 MST)

Location: Online, via virtual conferencing (details to be sent prior to the workshop date).

Cost for this session: $5 **

Facilitator: Selene Yan, Registered Dietitian

A computer/laptop/tablet and internet access are required to participate. If you do not receive a confirmation email within one (1) business day of registering, please email info@edsna.ca .

**EDSNA strives to ensure that financial considerations are not barriers to our programs. Please email info@edsna.ca if pricing of this group is a concern, as we may be able to reduce or waive your fees.


About your facilitator:

Selene Yan, RD.

Selene is a Registered Dietitian and a certified Intuitive Eating Counsellor. For 10 years, Selene has provided nutrition counselling for individuals experiencing chronic conditions, as well as disordered eating and body image concerns.

 

 

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BED - Dietitian
$ 5.00