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Continuing Education

Treatment of Eating Disorders

Date: September 14, 2019 Location: York 116, Lewis & Clark Graduate School

York 116, Lewis & Clark Graduate School

This two-part class will provide participants with an in-depth overview of the current evidence-based treatments for adults with eating disorders, including Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Dialectical Behavior Therapy, Radically-Open DBT, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy and more.

Students will learn methods of assessment for determining what level of care might be appropriate for a particular client, as well as ways to facilitate both a step up or adjustment down in a patients level of care—while maintaining progress.  

Students will learn how to screen for underlying bio-temperament when determining treatment strategies and how to work well with other providers as part of a larger treatment team.  

Involving friends and family members as appropriate will also be addressed, as well as treating common co-morbidities. This course is part of our Eating Disorders Certificate Program.

Course Details & Registration

Date and Time: Saturdays, September 14, October 12, November 9, 2019, 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

Instructor: Suzanne Sanchez (

Continuing education credit: CECP 834, 1 semester hours, $350

Continuing education credit registration form (PDF)

Degree Applicable credit: This course can be taken for 1 semester hour of Degree Applicable Credit. Please contact your advisor for more information.

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