Disordered Eating in Children and AdolescentsClick here to REGISTER NOW Overview:
Dr. Seda Ibrahimi, presented at Summer Academy 2017 about disordered eating in children and adolescents. This presentation is an overview of signs and symptoms as well as current treatment modalities. Created 10/20/17. Reviewed 10.20.2020.
Cost: $ 20.00
Contact Hours 1.5
After this program, the participant will report an increase in:
- knowledge of latest evidence about incidence, treatment of, and prognosis for disordered eating in youth.
- confidence in identifying, supporting, and referring students with disordered eating.
Seda Ebrahimi, Ph.D. is the Founder and Director of the Cambridge Eating Disorder Center (CEDC). CEDC is a nationally renowned specialty center providing a full continuum of care to individuals who struggle with eating disorders. Dr. Ebrahimi has been in the field of eating disorders since 1986, beginning as a pre-doctoral intern at Brown University’s internship consortium. She continued with clinical and postdoctoral fellowships and an assistant clinical professor position at Brown University and was then named a Director of the Eating Disorders Research Program at Butler Hospital. Dr. Ebrahimi was the Director of the Eating Disorders Treatment Program at McLean Hospital from 1993-1998 and has been an Instructor of Psychiatry at Harvard University since 1993.
Dr. Ebrahimi is a member of Academy for Eating Disorders, International Association of Eating Disorder Professionals and American Psychological Association. She continues to lecture and provide presentations at conferences and academic institutions. Dr. Ebrahimi has also been involved in patient advocacy at the local and national level.Presenter Disclosure Statement:
The planners of this educational activity have no conflict of interest to declare. The speakers have no conflict of interest to declare unless otherwise indicated prior to their presentations.
Continuing Education Information:
Northeastern University School of Nursing is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
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