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Poulsbo, WA – Complimentary CEU and Lunch Presentation

Kitsap Eating Disorder Professionals Group
Please join us for a complimentary CEU and lunch presentation.

Angela Celio Doyle, PhD and Peter M. Doyle, PhD
from Eating & Weight Disorders Center of Seattle (EWDC) will present:

Family Based Treatment: Debunking Common Myths About Eating Disorder Treatment
– Monday, September 30th
– 11a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
– Sogno di Vino
– 18830 Front St NE, Poulsbo, WA

Lunch with be provided.

Angela Celio Doyle, PhD, and Peter Doyle, PhD will discuss common misconceptions about the treatment of adolescents with restrictive eating disorders and provide an overview of Family Based Treatment (FBT; also called the Maudsley Approach). FBT is the most efficacious treatment for adolescent anorexia nervosa, with 80% of adolescents achieving full weight restoration and start or resumption of menses at the conclusion of treatment. Explorations of other applications of FBT, for instance, for young adults (ages 18-24) and within a residential treatment program, will be discussed.
Angela Celio Doyle, PhD and Peter M. Doyle, PhD are Co-Directors of the Eating & Weight Disorders Center of Seattle, part of the Evidence Based Treatment Centers of Seattle. They have both spent over a decade involved in research and clinical work focusing on eating disorders at Stanford
University, San Diego State University, University of California at San Diego, Northwestern University, and The University of Chicago. They are Clinical Instructors of Psychology at the University of Washington. In addition, they serve as faculty members within the Training Institute for Child and Adolescent Eating Disorders and are certified providers of Family-Based Treatment for adolescent eating disorders.
For those who are interested, a consult group of providers who already treat, or are interested in treating, clients with concerns around food, body image, exercise, and weight will form out of this meeting.
1 CEU granted to RD, LMFT, LSW, LICSW, LMHC and certified counselors pending approval from the Washington Association of Marriage and Family Therapists.

To RSVP and for questions contact Jenni Scharf

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