Sports and Eating Disorders: Understanding and Managing the Risk when Working with Athletes
This presentation will outline sport specific risk factors, lean vs. non lean sports and similarities between clients with anorexia nervosa and a well-trained athlete. Presenter will provide an understanding of specific questions to ask and assessment tools to assess clinical eating disorder behaviors in athletes. Individuals will learn signs and symptoms of unbalanced or unhealthy exercise in athletes and develop an understand of the roles of intervention and support. Less...
- Participants will be able to describe the role of the interdisciplinary team.
- Participants will be able to describe how assessments for athletes differ from assessments for non-athletes.
- Participants will be able to identify what qualifies as excessive exercise in an athlete.
Friday, May 17, 2019
20 Milk Street, Portland, 04101
01:00 PM EDT - 04:00 PM EDTRegister for this event
About the speakers
Emma Falconer, RD, LDN
Emma graduated with outstanding distinction from the University of Oklahoma with a Master’s Degree in Dietetics and completed her Dietetic Residency at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, a 650-bed Harvard teaching hospital in Boston, MA.
Upon completing 1200 hours of residency at Beth Israel, Emma spent 2 years at Cambridge Eating Disorder Center, working in collaboration with psychotherapists and medical staff for the management of patients with eating disorders at the Residential and Partial Hospitalization level of care. In 2017, she joined Monte Nido Eating Disorder Center of Boston where she currently works with clients in addition to her private practice at the partial and intensive outpatient level.
Michelle Felton, MA, LMHC, CEDS
CE Information - Earn up to 3 CE Hours
American Psychological Association
Commission on Dietetic Registration
Florida Board of Nursing
National Board for Certified Counselors
CE Process Info
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