The Weight Bearing Years: Eating Disorders and Body image Despair in Adult Women
By Margo Maine, PHD, FAED
Contemporary women experience unprecedented pressures, multiple roles and stressors, and unreasonable standards for perfection. The Body Myth falsely promises that control of weight, shape, and eating, will satisfy their needs and appetites, resulting in increased eating disorders. This workshop addresses the unique clinical issues and needs of adult women. This is an intermediate course presented by Margo Maine, PHD, FAED is intended for practicing clinicians.
Discuss patterns of eating disorders and body image despair currently seen in adult women.
Prepare clinical approaches to treat adult eating disorders and body image despair.
Discuss the implications for prevention, outreach, and professional training.
Online Video Course (1.5 Credits)
Online Audio Course (1.5 Credits)