Save the date for the next iaedp-PHX event!
12 Core Principles in Treatment and Recovery from Eating Disorders and Related Illnesses
Presented by Michael E. Berrett, Ph.D.
Date: Friday, June 7, 2013
Breakfast and Registration: 7:30am-8:00am
Location: Chaparral Suites Resort and Conference Center
5001 North Scottsdale Road
Scottsdale, AZ 85250
1.5 CEU’s provided by
Non-Member Tickets: $25 Member Tickets: $20 Student Tickets: $15
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This workshop will address 12 core areas which are critical in the treatment process, and the pathway to recovery from an eating disorder and related emotional, mental, and addictive illness. It will address critical topics including: finding reasons for recovery, accountability, embracing feelings, separating person from illness, creating structure, social support, listening to heart, reconnection, avoidance, identity, and love – and the role of each in treatment and recovery. Each critical area will be examined at the level of principles, themes, and clinical intervention.
- Learn 12 critical areas to address in the treatment of eating disorders
- Learn practical interventions which address each of those core areas of treatment
- Be able to understand personal application of principles as well as application of principles in the benefit of those we serve
Dr. Berrett is a Psychologist, CEO, and Co-founder of Center for Change, which since 1996, has specialized in intensive treatment programs for eating disorders and co-existing mental, emotional, and addictive illness. He has been on the Board of Directors of the National Association of Therapeutic Schools and Programs. He is the co-author of several books and book chapters including “Spiritual Renewal: A Journey of Faith and Healing”, and the APA bestseller “Spiritual Approaches in the Treatment of Women with Eating Disorders”. He has also co-authored many peer review professional journal articles in journals such as Eating Disorders: The Journal of Treatment and Prevention, the Journal of Clinical Psychology, and Counseling and Values. He is a nationally known clinical trainer and speaker, and has presented nationally at many professional conferences including NEDA, IAEDP, NATSAP, IECA, EDCT, BFI SUMMIT, APTED, SCAN, RENFREW, and others on various topics including: intuitive living, six spiritual pathways to recovery, treating eating disordered adolescents, spirituality in clinical treatment, avoidance and the maintenance of poor self esteem, the art of giving and receiving support, the use of experiential therapies, helping clients find reasons to recover, creating intimacy in relationships, self care as a clinician, and staying mentally healthy in a complex world.
A special thanks to our sponsors!
Jerry L. Law, D. Min.
Dr. Berrett’s appearance is supported by