Masterclass Series for Eating Disorder Professionals, from a HAES perspective
29 July @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
One event on 25 February 2022 at 3:00 pm
One event on 25 March 2022 at 3:00 pm
One event on 29 April 2022 at 3:00 pm
One event on 27 May 2022 at 3:00 pm
One event on 24 June 2022 at 3:00 pm
One event on 29 July 2022 at 3:00 pm
One event on 26 August 2022 at 3:00 pm
One event on 23 September 2022 at 3:00 pm
One event on 28 October 2022 at 3:00 pm
The Mind Body Well Eating Disorder Masterclass series offers targeted professional development webinars for Allied Health and Medical practitioners who provide therapy for people experiencing eating and body image concerns and eating disorders. The sessions are suitable for all therapists regardless of experience, however they will assume general knowledge of eating disorder diagnosis and treatment options.
Each session will be presented by an experienced therapist from the Mind Body Well team, or an invited guest – who will explore the topic through a Health at Every Size® lens, reflecting inclusive and respectful therapeutic approaches which are both evidence based and client centred.
The Masterclasses will be conducted live online via Zoom, and recordings will be available for viewing for one month following the session for those who are registered but unable to attend live.
AN INTRODUCTION TO BODY DYSMORPHIC DISORDER
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Masterclass #1 will provide an introduction to Body Dysmorphic disorder, including assessment and differential diagnosis from other mental health concerns. Common treatment approaches will be introduced, and this webinar will be a pre-requisite for offer a follow up webinar which the presenter will further explore CBT for Body Dysmorphic Disorder.
MANAGING RISK IN PRIVATE PRACTICE EATING DISORDER THERAPY
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Masterclass #2 will focus on important risk considerations for therapists who are providing therapies for people with eating disorders in private practice settings. The content will be relevant for mental health professionals and Dietitians, and will include consideration of medical and re-feeding risks, as well a self-harm and suicidality.
MINDFULNESS STRATEGIES IN EATING DISORDER THERAPY
March 25th, 2022
Masterclass #3 will focus on the use of mindfulness strategies in eating disorder therapy, particularly exploring approaches from Mindfulness Integrated Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (MiCBT), including body scanning to develop interoceptive awareness, self compassion and equanimity.
DIFFERENTIATING GUT HEALTH ISSUES FROM EATING DISORDERS
April 29th, 2022
Masterclass #4 will explore strategies to assist therapists to differentiate gut health issues from eating disorder symptomatology. The webinar will be relevant to both Dietitians and Mental Health Professionals, and will also focus on the Gut-Brain-Microbiome relationship, and gastrointestinal issues commonly experienced by people with Eating Disorders.
LGBTQIA+ AWARENESS FOR EATING DISORDER THERAPISTS
May 27th, 2022
Masterclass #5 will assist eating disorder therapists to develop their understanding of issues relevant to working with clients from LGBTQIA+ communities, including language, identities, and issues of body expression. The webinar will also focus on the principles of inclusive, respectful care for clients with diverse perspectives
WELLBEING NOT WEIGHT: PROVIDING RESPECTFUL, WEIGHT INCLUSIVE THERAPIES
June 24th, 2022
Masterclass #6 will explore strategies to focus on weight inclusive care which prioritises wellbeing rather than weight. The webinar will focus on understanding and providing alternatives to the dominant weight-centric health paradigm, and addressing weight stigma and weight bias.
CULTURAL CONSIDERATIONS IN EATING DISORDER THERAPY
July 29th, 2022
Masterclass #7 will focus on cultural considerations in eating disorder therapy including sensitivity when taking eating histories, and strategies for respectfully understanding eating and body image issues within cultures and communities. The webinar will explore the principles of inclusive, respectful care, particularly as they relate to cultural diversity.
ADDRESSING SHAME IN EATING DISORDER THERAPY
August 26th, 2022
Masterclass #8 will explore strategies for addressing shame in Eating Disorder therapy, with a particular focus on self compassion and cognitive behavioural approaches. The webinar will focus on how shame can manifest, and how it can be directly targeted in therapy.
SUPPORT V’S CHALLENGE: MAINTAINING MOMENTUM IN THERAPY
September 23rd, 2022
Masterclass #9 will address the support v’s change continuum, particularly as it relates to longer term therapeutic relationships. The webinar will offer an introduction or refresher on motivational interviewing, particularly in relation to maintaining momentum for change.
INTEROCEPTIVE AWARENESS AS AN ALTERNATIVE FOCUS TO BODY IMAGE IN EATING DISORDER THERAPY
October 28th, 2022
Masterclass #10 will explore concepts of embodiment and interoception as ways of relating to the body from the inside-out, providing an alternative focus to body image and appearance concerns. The webinar will focus on strategies to address interceptive awareness in psychological therapy.
Fees and Registration
Individual Masterclass – $195 (incl GST) for the 2 hour live webinar (a recording will be available later for those who have registered but are unable to attend in person. The webinar recording will remain available for ONE MONTH following the Masterclass).
Masterclass Package – all 10 sessions for a total of $1755 (incl GST) (all sessions reserved in the same booking)
To register – click the link below to be taken to our payment page. The registration fee must be paid in full prior to the webinar, and is non-refundable.
Cancellations – no cancellation is available once the registration fee fas been paid. Those unable to attend live will be sent a recording of the webinar for later viewing. The webinar recording will remain available for ONE MONTH following the Masterclass.