Acceptance and Commitment Therapy

Acceptance and Commitment Therapy

Acceptance and Commitment Therapy for Eating Disorders Rhonda Merwin, PhD of Duke University Medical Center ACT is a contemporary cognitive-behavioral therapy that helps individuals let go of the struggle with difficult thoughts and feelings, so that they can author...
Movement in Eating Disorder Treatment

Movement in Eating Disorder Treatment

Movement in Eating Disorder Treatment:  From Compulsion and Clinging to Flexibility and Freedom Presented by Riley Nickols, PhD, Director of the Victory Program at McCallum Place. Research supports the safe and gradual integration of physical activity into eating...
Improving Care for Transgender Individuals with Eating Disorders

Improving Care for Transgender Individuals with Eating Disorders

Improving Care for Transgender Individuals with Eating Disorders Stephanie Bagby-Stone, MD, Adjunct Associate Professor of Clinical Psychiatry at University of Missouri, gives an overview of eating disorders in transgender individuals, risk factors, medical...
Family-Based Treatment

Family-Based Treatment

Family-Based Treatment for Eating Disorders   Conducted by Jim Lock, MD, PhD of Stanford University Eating disorders have long been considered to be chronic and intractable mental illnesses that are difficult to treat. However, the¬†introduction of Family-Based...
CBT-E: Enhanced Cognitive Behavior Therapy

CBT-E: Enhanced Cognitive Behavior Therapy

CBT-E: Enhanced Cognitive Behavior Therapy CBT-E stands for Enhanced Cognitive Behavior Therapy. It is one of the leading evidence-based treatments for eating disorders, including anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, binge-eating disorder, and other similar disorders....