2017 HEDS Conference: Schedule

Freedom in Recovery

February 18, 2017 8 am – 5:15pm

HEDS 2017 Conference Schedule 

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8-8:30 Registration/ Continental Breakfast

8:30-8:45 Welcome and Introduction for Keynote

8:45-10:15 Keynote: Reducing Body Dissatisfaction and Preventing Eating Disorders: Convergence, Divergence, Hope and Reality with Dr. Carolyn Becker, PhD FAED

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10:15-10:45 Break/ Sponsor Booths

10:45-12 Breakout 1

Community: The Truth About Having an Eating Disorder with Melissa Cook, LPC-S

Clinical (Early Career): Nutrition Basics and the Incorporation of Intuitive Eating during Treatment and in Recovery with Malak Saddy, RD LDN

Clinical (Int/Adv): From Inquiry to Discharge: The Spectrum of Treatment for Trauma in Eating Disorders with Melissa Spann, PhD CEDS

12-12:30 Break/Sponsor Booths/Get Lunch Box

12:30-1:45 Lunch Keynote: Imprisoned by Mental Illness: Our Journey to Freedom from Obsessive Compulsive Disorder with Dr. Elizabeth McIngvale, PhD, LMSW and Jim McIngvale (“Mattress Mack”), Father

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1:45-2:15 Break/ Sponsor Booths

2:15-3:30 Breakout 2

Community: Creating a Life Worth Living: Building Quality of Life in Eating Disorder Recovery with Nicole Siegfried, PhD, CEDS

Clinical (Early Career): The Impact of Eating Disorders on the Body, Brain, and Mind with Nicole Garber, MD

Clinical (Int/Adv): Avoidant/Restrictive Food Intake Disorder (ARFID): Recognition and Treatment with Ovidio Bermudez, MD, FAAP, FSAHM, FAED, F.iaedp, CEDS and Deborah Michel, PhD CEDS

3:30 – 4 Break/ Sponsor Booths/ Afternoon Snack

4-5:15 Breakout 3

Community: Placing the Stones to Create a Path: Caregiver Support During the Transition to Adulthood with Beth Garland, PhD, Rachel Wolfe, PhD, Dustin Rynders, M.P.Aff, J.D., and Connie Wiemann, PhD, FSAHM

Clinical (Early Career): Running on Empty—Eds and Excessive Exercise, and How the Treatment Team Can Assess and Intervene Together with Ed Tyson, MD, Jill Sechi, MS, RD, LD, CEDRD, and Jennifer Nagel, RD, LD, PA-C

Clinical(Int/Adv): But I Want to Lose Weight!  Helping BED Clients Move from a Weight to a Recovery Focus with Kari Anderson, DBH, LPC, CEDS and Dana Notte, MS, RD, CD

A HUGE THANK YOU to our top sponsors:

Healer – $2,500

Center for Discovery

Eating Recovery Center

 Supporter – $1,250

Timberline Knolls

Remuda Ranch

Rogers Memorial Hospital

Center for Change

Monte Nido and affiliates

Walker Wellness Clinic

Rosewood Ranch