Intuitive Eating and Anti-Fat Bias in the LGBTQ+ Community: Intuitive Eating 101

This session will focus on intuitive eating as a way to resist diet culture and anti-fat bias. This is not a comprehensive training on intuitive eating, but will introduce the core principles, as well as some other strategies that providers can use to disrupt anti-fat bias in medical and therapeutic settings.

The content of this training draws significantly on the work of fat activists and scholars; participants will be provided with a comprehensive list of resources from individuals with lived experience, and are strongly encouraged to continue learning from this material. Miri and Reyna
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Learning Objectives

  • Identify at least one way that racist ideology has shaped how the modern medical system determines what a "healthy" body looks like.
  • Describe at least three ways in which fatphobia in medical settings directly leads to worse outcomes for fat patients.
  • Name at least three of the ten principles of Intuitive Eating and apply them to clinical work or advocacy.

Wednesday, August 31, 2022

Live Interactive Webinar

02:00 PM EDT - 04:00 PM EDT

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EARN 2 CE Credit Hours

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CE Information - Earn 2 CE Credit Hours

CE Process Info

A Continuing Education Certificate for this program will be obtained using the website CE Go. Approximately 3 days after the event, you will receive an email with a link to CE Go. This link will be emailed to the account you used to register for this event.

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

  • Complete the mandatory evaluation forms for the event
  • Download your CE Certificate in PDF form

Program Approvals:

This program is approved for 2 hours of Ethics Continued Education. Clintonville Counseling and Wellness is approved by the state of Ohio Counselor, Social Worker and Marriage and Family Therapist board as a continuing Professional Education Provider for Counselors, Social Workers and Nurses #RCS012001, and Marriage and Family Therapists RTX082001

For questions regarding this program and its content, please contact Jess Homan, LISW-S at