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2017 Spring, Summer and Fall Series:
June 2017 : Body Image Work for Patients recovering from Eating Disorders
Speaker bio: Jennifer Rollin, MSW, LCSW-C is a psychotherapist in private practice in Rockville, Maryland, eating disorder and body image specialist, and expert writer and speaker. She is passionate about helping people to find freedom from eating disorders and body-hatred.
Jennifer has completed certificates in CBT-E for Eating Disorders, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, and is a Certified Intuitive Eating Counselor. She is a member of The Junior Board of Directors for The National Eating Disorders Association.
Jennifer’s articles have reached thousands of people through print and online media including, The Huffington Post, Psychology Today, EatingDisorderHope.com, Fabuplus Magazine, and Social Work Today Magazine.
July 2017: Evidence around the Dangers of Dieting: The Research Review You Need to Know
Speaker bio: Glenys Oyston is one of the most recognizable names online for non-diet expertise. She is a registered dietitian and eating coach based in Los Angeles who helps people recover from toxic diet culture and eating anxiety. You probably know Glenys from her active online presence, writer at www.daretonotdiet.com and co-producer of the podcast Dietitians Unplugged.
As someone who struggled with her weight and feeling out-of-control around food for years, she knows exactly what others are going through and how to get them to food freedom. She coaches people in person in her Los Angeles office and virtually through one-on-one and group coaching programs. This year she launched Dare to Eat, an online program that helps people to learn to eat as much as they want, without guilt, in total freedom.
August 2017 :On Being a Human and a Clinician: Honest and Ethical Management of Your own Body Image Concerns
Speaker bio: Anna Peabody Sweeney, MS, RDN, LD, CEDRD | @DietitianAnna | WholeLifeRD.com Anna is a Certified Eating Disorder Registered Dietitian, and a non-diet, Health at Every Size practitioner. She is an expert in providing care for individuals struggling with eating disorders, disordered eating and body image concerns. Over the last decade, she has served in a supervisory role at multiple eating disorder treatment centers and currently holds the position of Director of Nutrition Services for Monte Nido. Anna is also the owner of Whole Life Nutrition Counseling in Concord, MA, where she works exclusively with clients with eating disorders, disordered eating or an interest in Intuitive Eating. Anna is passionate about nutrition, balance and whole body/mind healing.
September 2017: Eating Disorders during Pregnancy and Postpartum: 5-7% of women suffer from and eating disorder during pregnancy with reports of subclinical disordered eating being as high as 27%. Research shows that the risk for disordered eating and eating disorder relapse increase during the postpartum period. In one study, 93.3% of pregnant women with psychological and behavioral traits associated with eating disorders were not identified by their medical providers. This talk will discuss incidence and risk factors of disordered eating during the perinatal period and the role of the ED RD in screening and treatment
Speaker bio: Lindsay Stenovec , MS, RDN, CEDRD | Owner at Nutrition Instincts and founder of The Nurtured Mama| @RealisticRD |Lindsay is an expert in the field of nutrition for women, mothers, and families. She owns a private practice in San Diego, CA, called Nutrition Instincts®, where she and her associate dietitian provide nutrition counseling in the areas of eating disorders, intuitive eating, prenatal and postpartum wellness and family feeding coaching. Health at Every Size® is integrated into every area of her and her team’s work. In 2015, she founded The Nurtured Mama®, a body positive wellness community for moms and moms-to-be that cultivates body confidence, self-care and a healthy relationship with food, one mama at a time. Lindsay is also an adjunct faculty professor for a local San Diego community college, on the Wellness Advisory Panel for a children’s food company and speaks regularly to professionals and parents on the topics of eating disorders, child feeding, maternal self-care, pregnancy and eating disorders and postpartum wellness. Her previous roles that continue to inform her current work include nutrition counseling for gestational diabetes, consulting for Head Start and being the lead dietitian for a PHP and IOP adult and adolescent eating disorder program. Lindsay lives in San Diego with her husband and 2-year old son.
Speaker bio: Marci Evans, RDN, CEDRD-S is a self-proclaimed Food and Body Imager Healer. She has dedicated her career to counseling, supervising, and teaching in the field of eating disorders. She is a Certified Eating Disorder Registered Dietitian and Supervisor, certified Intuitive Eating Counselor and Certified ACSM personal trainer. In addition to her group private practice and three adjunct teaching positions, Marci launched an online eating disorders training for dietitians in 2015 and is co-developing a specialized eating disorder internship at Simmons College. She volunteers for a number of national eating disorder organizations including the iaedp certification committee and is serving as BHN’s eating disorder resource professional. She has spoken locally and nationally at numerous conferences and media outlets. She loves social media so tweet her @marciRD follow her on Facebook, and check out her blog at www.marciRD.com.