Quadrangle Club 1155 East 57th Street Chicago IL 60637 April 26, 2010, 9:30-3:00
Walter Kaye, MD
New Insights into the Neurobiology of Anorexia Nervosa
Genetically-influenced personality traits and powerful neurobiological drives play an important part in eating disorders. Understanding these processes helps families develop insights into eating disorder symptoms. In addition, they provide the foundation necessary to develop more effective treatments. Read more about Dr. Kaye here.
Daniel le Grange, PhD
Family-Based Treatment for Adolescent Eating Disorders: The Maudsley Approach
Families can play an active and positive role in treatment for anorexia nervosa and bulimia nervosa. Understand the treatment research that provides scientific support for family-based treatment of adolescent eating disorders. Read more about Dr. le Grange here.
Harriet Brown and Angela Celio Doyle, PhD
Angela Celio Doyle, PhD
Family Perspectives on Eating Disorder Recovery
A moderated parent panel will discuss their experiences with eating disorders and how they put family-based treatment into practice.
CEUs are not offered. Conference participants wishing to apply for credits with their accrediting organization can find conference objectives and speaker biographieshere.