Overcoming Obesity 2023 (Live) -Clinical Excellence: Recognizing and Managing Disordered Eating Behaviors
In adolescents and adults, the co-occurrence of eating disorders and overweight or obesity is continuing to increase. The prevalence of eating disorders is higher in people with higher weight, who are also more likely to present for weight loss than for eating disorder treatment. The presenters, a patient advocate and an expert in obesity and disordered eating behaviors (DEB’s), will provide two key perspectives to improve excellence and comprehensiveness in evaluation and treatment of obesity and DEB’s. Tools for successful identification and management of patients will be included.
CME/CE Expiration Date: 11/28/23
*The expiration date listed above is the last day CME/CE credit can be claimed for this specific presentation.
- Recognize the signs and symptoms of difference types of eating disorders such as anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa and binge eating disorder
- Identify and assess eating disorders in patients with overweight or obesity utilizing medical, nutritional, and psychological evaluations.
- Provide appropriate interventions that address both the eating disorder and the patient’s weight management needs.
Kelly Broadwater, MA, LPA, LCMHC, CEDS-S
- 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™The Obesity Medicine Association (OMA) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The Obesity Medicine Association designates this Live activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the commensurate amount with the extent of their participation in the activity.