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Assessing for Eating Disorders in a General Practice and Knowing When to Refer – Akron
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10/21/2016
When: 10/21/2016
9 AM
Where: EMERGE Counseling Services
Learning Center
900 Mull Avenue
Akron, Ohio  44313
United States
Contact: EMERGE Ministries, Inc.
330-873-3443

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3 CEs, no ethics


Objectives-
1. What are the different types of Eating Disorders, they symptoms, the risk factors, and the statistics?
2. How to assess for Eating Disorders in your general practice; with a client or with parents of a client.
3. How to assess the risks to inform your referrals to different levels of care and what each level entails?
4. Learn Ideas of What to Say and Not Say to Eating Disorder clients or any client and why no matter what you say may be wrong.

Presented by Tiffany M. Ingersoll, MA, LPCC-S
For over six years Tiffany has been treating individuals and their families to find recovery from Eating Disorders and learn how to maintain recovery. She has sought out to be specifically and deliberately trained to treat eating disorders both pre and post graduate school and continues to this day to seek out further knowledge with this population. Prior to her work as a therapist Tiffany volunteered to help individuals and families battling an eating disorder by Co-Founding Eating Disorder Advocates of Ohio and was the Vice-Chair until 2010; plus she helped start and lead several support groups between Cuyahoga and Summit Counties. Tiffany is passionate about working with all people dealing with an Eating Disorder and brings with her the knowledge and personal experience of what it takes to find and maintain recovery.

Educational History-
Kent State University, BA in Psychology
Ashland Theological Seminary, MA in Clinical Counseling

Early registration- on or before October 6
Late registration- after October 6

Two Seminars, 1 day- Choose one or both of our Eating Disorder seminars—more information online. EMERGE.org

Cost: Early Registration- $60, Late Registration- $85

Event Website for Registrations: emerge.org