The Essentials: Training Clinicians In Eating Disorder
|CPD hrs:||17.5 hours|
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|Organiser:||Centre for Eating and Dieting Disorders (CEDD)|
The Essentials Program addresses the nature, identification and assessment of the eating disorders Anorexia Nervosa, Bulimia Nervosa, OSFED, and Binge Eating Disorder. The program combines text-based learning, videos, interactive activities, and quizzes.
The program consists of 5 modules: Understanding Eating Disorders, Assessment of Eating Disorders, Preparation for Treatment, Treatment Approaches, and Management. The 5 modules contain a Core curriculum of 3.5 hours, required to pass the reinforcing activity/quiz. A further ‘In Practice’ section with additional clinical tools, and a ‘Resources’ section with key readings and resources are available for the participant’s use but are not compulsory for completion of the program.
- Ability to recognise the nature of eating disorders, different presentations, co-morbidities, and their prevalence and prognosis; and apply this information in diagnosis, treatment and management.
- Increased understanding of the rationale behind assessment of eating disorders; current methods of assessment and the pivotal role of categorisation for treatment plans.
- Increased awareness and understanding of forefront treatment for eating disorders and the importance of support for and involvement of families, caregivers and other social supports; ability to implement this knowledge in treatment plans and collaboration with other health providers.
Australia - $280 AUD
International - $280 AUD
One Month Extension - $50 AUD
Approximately 17.5 hours for the core curriculum