Reframing Disordered Eating

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1st Annual Southeastern Eating Disorder Conference Atlanta, GA

A 3-Day Conference presenting the latest findings about the origins and treatments of Eating Disorders.

Be a part of the evolution in understanding and treating Eating Disorders. You will hear many of the most current experts in the fields of western, complementary and alternative medicines. These integrative points

of view will broaden your acumen about how to best work with Eating Disorders. We invite you to join us for this information-packed weekend, and earn CEU’s when you attend.


3-Day Workshop – $100 before January 10, 2010 After January 10, 2010 – $175


The Embassy Suites Atlanta “Buckhead” 3285 Peachtree Road, NE Atlanta, GA 30305

February 11-13, 2010

14.5 CEU’s offered by nBCC, nAADAC, nASW


Rebecca Cooper, lmft, ceds – Author of “Diets Don’t Work”, and many published articles about addiction & eating disorders, and appears on TV, radio and internet.

Kimberly Dennis, md – Medical Director at Timberline Knolls, Kim maintains a holistic perspective in the practice of psychiatry.

Sue Dieffenbach, rn, ms, ccn – Developed & coordin- ates the Holistic Nutrition Program at Casa Palmera.

Meghan Hahn, rd, ld – Licensed dietitian/nutritionist, Meghan actively works with clients to legalize all foods and to get back in touch with intuitive eating.

Carolyn Ross, md – Consultant at The Ranch, Carolyn is a well-known author, speaker and expert in the field of Eating Disorders and Integrative Medicine.

Nina Kram Schlachter, do & Lori Albert- Walker, msw – Nina is Program Director for Women’s Services & Lori is the Young Adults Clinical Coordinator at Ridgeview.

Mark Schwartz, sc.d – Nationally recognized in many clinical areas, including treatment for intimacy disorders, marital and sexual dysfunctions, and eating disorders.

Nicole Siegfried, ph.d – Clinical psychologist and Executive Director of Magnolia Creek Treatment Center for Eating Disorders.

Caroline Smith, ma, lpc, lisac. csat – Director of family services, and intensive workshops at Pine Grove.

thursday, February 11, 2010

4:30 to 6:00p 6:00p



Registration Reception in Exhibit Hall

rebecca Cooper, lmft, ceds “What Part Does Addiction Play in Eating Disorders?” Optional 12 step meeting

Friday, February 12, 2010




Welcome and Announcements nina Kram Schlachter, do and

Lori Albert-Walker, msw “Dual Diagnosis in the Treatment of Eating Disorders” Break (Coffee & juice) in the Exhibit Hall

Saturday, February 13, 2010

10:45a-12:15p Sue Dieffenbach, rn, ms, ccn “Implementing a Holistic Nutrition




Coffee in Exhibit Hall

Mark Schwartz, sc.d “Facilitating the Uncovering of Self: The Core of Eating Disorder Work” Break (Coffee & juice) in the exhibit Hall

12:15p 12:30p




4:45p 5:00p 6:00p

Approach for the Treatment of

Eating Disorders”

Lunch Break in Exhibit Hall

Carolyn ross, md Consulting with The Ranch. “Approaches to Treatment with the Binge-Eating Disorder Client”

Break in Exhibit Hall (Cookie Break with Tea and Lemonade)

Kim Dennis, md “The Use of Mutual Support Groups in Treating Women with Eating Disorders” Break Optional 12 step meeting Dinner on your own

10:45a-12:15p Caroline Smith, ma, lpc, lisac, csat “Dangerous Hunger: Sex,






Food, and Compulsivity”


nicole Siegfried, phd “Sustaining a Lasting Recovery from an Eating Disorder” Break in Exhibit Hall (Cookie Break with Tea and Lemonade)

Megan Hahn, rd, ld

“The Road to Intuitive Eating”

CEU awards — End of Conference.