2019 HEDS Conference: Schedule

Inclusion in Recovery: Exploring the Margins of Eating Disorders

February 23, 2019 8:30 am – 5:30pm

HEDS 2019 Conference Schedule  

8:30-9:00am Registration/ Continental Breakfast

9:00-9:15 Welcome/Announcements and Introduction for Keynote

9:15-10:45 Keynote: Cultivating Body Appreciation in an Unjust World with Dr. Linda Bacon, PhD 


10:45-11:15 Break/Meet with Sponsors/Snack 

11:15-12:30 Breakout 1

Session 1: Breaking Free: The Treatment of Eating Disorders and Trauma with Rebecca Berman, LCSW-C, MLSP, CEDS

Session 2: Binge Eating Disorder: Using Body Trust to Heal Relationships with Food and Body and Creating Sustainable Recovery with Aaron Flores, RDN

Session 3: How Social Stigma Impacts Eating Disorder Development in Marginalized Communities with Lesley Williams, MD, CEDS and Marisol Perez, PhD

12:30-12:45 Break/Sponsor Booths/Get Lunch

12:45-2:15 Lunch Keynote: Bringing Men to the Table: Research, Practice, and Real-World Experience from the Trenches with Andrew Walen, LCSW-C, LICSW, CEDS

2:15-2:45 Break/Meet with Sponsors

2:45-4:00 Breakout 2

Session 4: Eating Disorders and Substance Abuse with Stephanie Setliff, MD, and Linda Lewaniak, LCSW, CAADC

Session 5: Athletes and Eating Disorders: Navigating Sport Culture Norms to Improve Assessment and Treatment. with Kate Bennett, PsyD

Session 6: Healing the Whole Family: Addressing Traumas Felt Around the Table with Amanda Mellowspring, RD, CEDRD-S

4:00-4:15 Break/Meet with Sponsors/Afternoon Snack

4:15-5:30 Breakout 3

Session 7: It’s All the Shame to Me: Impact of Shame and Microaggressions on Eating Disorders in Marginalized Communities with Norman Kim, PhD

Session 8: Grilled Chicken or the Egg White? Psychiatric Co-Morbidities and Eating Disorders with Cassidy Gillaspie, MD, and Melissa Cook, LPC-S

Session 9: Collegiate Recovery Communities: Inclusion of ED Support through Substance Use Recovery Communities with Emmy Lu Trammel, PhD, RD, LD and Diana Lorber, MEd, LCDC

A HUGE THANK YOU to our top sponsors:

Healer – $3,200

Center for Discovery

Eating Recovery Center

Supporter – $1,300

Rogers Memorial Hospital

Center for Change