Past Events

Event Information:

  • Wed

    Identification and Treatment of Binge Eating Disorder in a Weight Stigmatized World

    10:00 am16 Main Street, Hempstead, NY 11550

    Presented by the Mental Health Association of Nassau County and the Center for Discovery

    Location: Mental Health Association of Nassau County, 16 Main Street, Hempstead, NY 11550

    Contact: Yvonne Lyon, Director of Advocacy, Education and Training Department, 516-489-2322,

    Presented by Andrea M. Ciarlelli, LMFT and Nicole Ferri, RD, CD-N, this presentation will outline the new Binge Eating Disorder diagnosis using DSM-5 criteria. Presenters will identify common signs and symptoms as well as how to differentiate between disordered eating and other eating disorder diagnoses. Various treatment modalities including levels of care and effective dietary and clinical interventions will be discussed. Presenters will also provide recovery-focused resources in the community as well as highlight HAES, Body Positive principles as well as weight stigma in society. 2 CEs available.

    Registration Required.  Click here to register.
    $16 incl. Certificate of Completion for LMSW, LCSW, LMHC, LMFT and CASAC renewal.
    $ 10 incl. Certificate of Attendance