This presentation will provide foundational information to those seeking to better understand the experience of LGBTQ+ people who are navigating eating disorder recovery. The presenter will provide information regarding the current trends in eating disorder care for LGBTQ+ people, as well as treatment challenges, and factors to consider in this work. Finally, case studies will be utilized to help individuals appreciate the complexities within this work, and the importance of attending to the intersection of diversity variables and eating disorders.
Date and Time: February 18, 1pm CST
Duration: 60 minutes, including Q&A
CE Credits: 1 CE Credit will be provided at no cost upon completion of evaluation.
Oakton Community College will offer continuing education credit through the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation for Social workers, Professional Counselors, Registered Nurses, Nursing Home Administrators, Psychologists, Marriage and Family Therapists, Occupational Therapists, Speech Therapists. For Dietitians Oakton is a provider of CPE credit for Dietitian through the Commission on Dietetic Registration. Addictions counselors are ICB, Inc. approved. Please refer to your individual state rules and regulations or contact your licensing board regarding whether your profession and state has reciprocal approval for this program.