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Free Educational Webinar – Outpatient Eating Disorder Treatment Team Dilemmas and Solutions
June 14, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
1:00-2:00pm Mountain Time
Outpatient Eating Disorder Treatment Team Dilemmas & Solutions: Assessments, Interventions & Avoiding Common Pitfalls
Melissa Taylor, LMFT, CEDS, MS
Outpatient Clinical Director at Center for Change
This event is approved by AND (#133920) and NBCC
This event in approved by NASW (Approval #:886558729-4348)
This course has been approved by Cynthia Moreno Tuohy, NCAC II, CDC III, SAP, as a NAADAC Approved Education Provider, for 1 CE. NAADAC Provider #123302, Center for Change is responsible for all aspects of their programing
This presentation is geared towards the beginner or intermediate level eating disorder treatment professional whose practice may not be solely eating disorder focused. The presentation will discuss common pitfalls and complications in treating the eating disorder patient in an outpatient setting for both multi-disciplinary teams and individual providers from the perspective of the treatment team leader. Ideas for how to keep open communication between treatment team members, how to educate treatment team members if they are unfamiliar with eating disorder concerns, how to set treatment boundaries, and how to deal with medical concerns will be discussed. Interventions including zone contracts for outpatient eligibility, keeping family members in contact with all treatment team members, setting parameters to make sure that clients are medically stable, and how to maneuver insurance concerns for different levels of care will be addressed.