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Event with Nicole Hawkins, PhD, CEDS and Quinn Nystrom, MS in Portland, OR

September 19 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm

Please join us Thursday, September 19, 2019 for a clinical training for professionals with Nicole Hawkins, PhD, CEDS and featuring Quinn Nystrom, MS.

The Current Status of Suicide and Eating Disorders: What Clinicians Needs to Know
Presented by: Nicole Hawkins, PhD, CEDS, CEO & Director of Clinical Services at Center for Change

Eating Disorders & Type 1 Diabetes: A Complicated Relationship
Presented by: Quinn Nystrom, M.S., Founder/President of Qspeak and Center for Change National Diabetes Ambassador

Thursday, September 19, 2019
8:00am: Check-in and breakfast
8:30am – 12:00pm: Presentations
12:00pm: Wrap-up and CE Certificates

Courtyard Marriott Downtown/Convention Center
435 NE Wasco Street
Portland, OR
(Complimentary valet parking provided)

Offering three (3) CE credits

Although this event is FREE, space is limited so pre-registration is required. Register below:

About the Presenters:

Nicole Hawkins, PhD, CEDS is a licensed psychologist who has provided clinical expertise at Center for Change since 1999.  She is the CEO and Director of Clinical Services overseeing all aspects of care.  Dr. Hawkins is a regular presenter on body image and the treatment of eating disorders on a local and national level. She developed a comprehensive body image program that focuses on the media, diet industry, plastic surgery, childhood issues, and learning to appreciate one’s body.  Dr. Hawkins has been a consultant for magazines and news programs and her work has appeared in the New York Times, Self Magazine, and 20/20.

Quinn Nystrom, MS is a well-known and respected advocate in the diabetes world who shares her remarkable story of living with type 1 diabetes and her recovery from an eating disorder. She’s been featured nationally on XM Radio, Glamour Magazine, MSN, Diabetes Forecast and The Learning Channel (TLC).  Quinn founded Dateline Diabetes, a non-profit foundation, and authored the book, If I Kiss You, Will I Get Diabetes? She is a dynamic and passionate speaker who brings a hopeful message of living a full and beautiful life.

CE Information:

This course has been approved by Center for Change, as a NAADAC Approved Education Provider, for educational credits. NAADAC Provider #123302, Center for Change is responsible for all aspects of their programming.

Center for Change has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 6766. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. Center for Change is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs.

Center for Change, provider #141861 is a continuing professional education (CPE) accredited provider with the Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) Activity #147299. CDR credentialed practitioners will receive three (3) continuing professional education unit (CPEU) for completion of this activity.

This program is Approved by the National Association of Social Workers (Approval # 886558729-5723) for 3 continuing education contact hours.

Center for Change is approved by the American Psychological Association (APA) to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. Center for Change maintains responsibility for this program and its content.


Click here for course contents, learning objectives, and additional CE information


September 19
8:00 am - 12:00 pm