Intertwined – The Assessment and Treatment of Comorbid Eating Disorders and Substance Use Disorders

The presentation will begin with epidemiological data about eating disorders and substance use disorders. Strategies for assessing eating disorders and substance use disorders and ways in which this information can be used to inform level of care placements will then be discussed. A client vignette will then be introduced. Case conceptualization will then be discussed. The remainder of the presentation will focus on treatment strategies for the treatment of comorbid eating disorders and substance use disorders, with a heavy emphasis on DBT.

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This activity has been submitted for approval as a continuing professional education activity by the Commission on Dietetic Registration, the credentialing agency for the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.

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Learning Objectives

  • Describe at least three methods for assessing eating disorders and substance use disorders and the importance of using this information to make recommendations for an appropriate level of care.
  • Identify at least two strategies for increasing and sustaining and motivation for change.
  • Recognize at least three treatment strategies that can be used to treat eating disorders and substance use disorders concurrently.

Thursday, August 18, 2022

Beachwood Branch of Cuyahoga County Public Library
25501 Shaker Blvd., Beachwood, OH, 44122

10:00 AM EDT - 12:00 PM EDT

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CE Information - Earn 2 CE Credit Hours

CE Approvals

Commission on Dietetic Registration
This activity has been submitted for approval by the Commission on Dietetic Registration
American Psychological Association
Accanto Health is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. Accanto Health maintains responsibility for this program and its content.
National Board for Certified Counselors
Accanto Health has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP no.7166. Programs that do not qualify are clearly identified. Accanto Health is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs.

CE Process Info

A continuing education certificate for the event will be obtained using the website, CE-Go. After the event, you will receive an email containing a link to CE-Go.   (This link will be sent to the email account you used to register for the event).

Upon accessing the CE-Go website, you will be able to:

Complete evaluation forms for the event 

Download your continuing education certificate in a PDF format

If you have any questions or concerns regarding the CE-Go process, please contact CE-Go at 888-498-5578 or by email at support@ce-go.com