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FREE Educational Webinar: “Psychedelic Medicine & Other Innovative New Treatments for Eating Disorders”
April 8, 2021 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Thursday, April 8, 2021
Noon Mountain Time
Psychedelic Medicine & Other Innovative New Treatments for Eating Disorders
Reid Robison, MD
Medical Director at Center for Change
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 #161047. CDR credentialed practitioners will receive one continuing professional education unit (CPEU) for completion of this activity.
This program is Approved by the National Association of Social Workers (Approval #886558729-7955) for 1 continuing education contact hours.
AADE recognizes NASW, APA, and CDR as continuing education providers on the NCBDE list of recognized approved providers. The continuing education must be applicable to diabetes. Participants are responsible for contacting their respective state and discipline licensing boards to confirm acceptance of CE 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.
Description of Presentation:
We’re in desperate need of new treatments for Eating Disorders. Fortunately, there has been a resurgence of research in psychedelic medicine. Psychedelic-assisted psychotherapy is now emerging as a promising new treatment paradigm, one that carries the potential to yield significant breakthroughs for individuals with difficult-to-treat mental health conditions—including eating disorders.
Based on the content of the workshop participants will be able to:
- Describe what challenges currently exist in the treatment of eating disorders.
- Summarize the function and uses of ketamine; identify the types of ketamine treatments available for eating disorders.
- Explain the function of psychedelics in eating disorder treatment; identify which psychedelics show promise.
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