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Free Body Image CE Workshop in Boise, ID
May 17, 2018 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Please join body image expert, Nicole Hawkins, PhD, CEDS for our Tea & Training Continuing Education Series in Boise, ID
Thursday, May 17th, 2018
Residence Inn Boise Downtown/City Center
400 S. Capitol Blvd
Boise, ID, 83702
8:00am – 8:30am: Check-in and Breakfast
8:30am – 12:00pm: Presentation
Nicole Hawkins, PhD, CEDS will present on Assessment and Treatment of Body Image Disturbances Across the Weight Spectrum
Offering three (3) CE credits
Although this event is free, space is limited so registration is required. Please register below:
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 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.
Center for Change, provider #15417 is a continuing professional education (CPE) accredited provider with the Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) Activity #139407. CDR credentialed practitioners will receive one continuing professional education unit (CPEU) for completion of this activity.
This program has been approved for 3 hours at BSW level, 3 hours at MSW level and 3 hours at the MSW-Clinical level by the National Association of Social Workers-Idaho Chapter, and may be applied toward the continuing education requirements for social work license renewal.
The main goal of this presentation is to educate professionals on how to assess and treat body image disturbances across the weight spectrum. The presentation will focus on factors that contribute to negative body image and how therapists can effectively assess the influence of these factors in regards to the patients they treat. This presentation will also address the impact of the media and the diet industry, and how dieting leads to a loss of self-esteem and not necessarily weight. This presentation will provide information on individual and group assessment techniques and interventions for body image disturbances that professionals can take home and use in their daily practices.
Staff of Hospitals, Medical Centers, Mental Health Clinics, General Medicine Physicians, Psychiatrists, APRN’s, Psychologists, Counselors, Dietitians, Nurses, Substance Abuse Counselors, Mental Health Technicians for all levels including introductory to advanced.
- Describe three techniques to adequately assess body image disturbances in patients with eating disorders.
- Explain factors that contribute to the development on body image disturbances.
- List effective techniques to treat body image disturbances in patients with eating disorders in individual or group setting.
Since this is a free event, there is no refund or cancellation policy.