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Eating Disorders: Contributing Factors and Treatment Approaches

Fri, Feb 22, 2013, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
LOCATION: Ballston Center, 1000 N. Glebe Road - Truland Auditorium

Marymount’s Department of Counseling and Mu Upsilon Gamma, the Marymount chapter of the Chi Sigma Iota honor society, are sponsoring this professional development program presented by the Center for Hope of NOVA.

Participants can earn 6 NBCC CEUs for this Eating Disorders 101 presentation. Symptoms, diagnostic requirements, and phases of treatment will be covered.

Sessions include:
- Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and Acceptance and Commitment Therapy
with Heather Baker, LCSW
- Dialectical Behavioral Therapy with Alicia Ayvas, LCSW
- Family-based Therapy (Maudsley Approach) with Adrianna Marti, MFT
- Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing with Michelle Market, LPC
- Yoga, Art Therapy and Equine/Gestalt Treatment with program therapists
- Nutrition with Vanessa Terry-Venzke, dietician
- Marymount Counseling Students’ Poster Presentations

Admission: Free for Marymount students, and $50 for non-students
 
Parking: There is limited parking. Please consider taking public transportation. Marymount's Ballston Center (N. Glebe and Fairfax Drive) is two blocks from the Ballston-MU Metro. If you drive, please obtain a parking pass in the lobby to display in you vehicle.

Refreshments will be provided, but lunch is on your own.