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The Importance of Treating Eating Disorders Concurrently with Substance Use Disorders

Online
On Demand Education
1.25 CE Hour
Clinical, Substance Abuse
Free

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Location

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Description

In this presentation, participants will learn how to identify eating disorders in a substance use disorder setting and the importance of addressing eating disorders to support long-term sobriety. We will discuss the differences between disordered eating and eating disorders. We will also discuss the shared characteristics and risk factors between eating and substance use disorders. Participants will also learn the role of attachment in treating both eating and substance use disorders.

Target Audience
  • Counselors
  • Addiction Counselors
  • Social Workers
  • Licensed Marriage and Family Therapists
Educational Goal

The educational goal of this presentation is for participants to identify EDO in a SUD setting.

Learning Objectives

At the end of this course, participants will be able to:

  • Describe two key differences between disordered eating and an eating disorder

  • Identify three signs of untreated/active EDO in SUD setting

  • List 2 shared characteristics and 2 shared risk factors for co-occurring EDO and SUD

  • Demonstrate a basic understanding of the role of attachment in treating EDO and SUD

CE Details
Introductory
Clinical
Substance Abuse

TPN.health has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 7267. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. TPN.health is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs.

 

Course meets the qualifications for hours of continuing education credit for LPCCs as required by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences. TPN.health is approved by the California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists to sponsor continuing education for LPCCs. TPN.health maintains responsibility for this program/course and its content.

 

Trusted Provider Network, LLC is recognized by the New York State Education Department’s State Board for Mental Health Practitioners as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed mental health counselors. #MHC-0220.

This course has been approved by TPN.health, as a NAADAC Approved Education Provider, for educational credits. NAADAC Provider #198061, TPN.health is responsible for all aspects of the programming. Counselor Skill Group: Legal, Ethical and Professional Development.

TPN.health, #1766, is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved as ACE providers. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. TPN.health maintains responsibility for this course. ACE provider approval period: 03/31/2022 – 03/31/2025. Social workers completing this course receive 2.5 continuing education credits.

 

Course meets the qualifications for hours of continuing education credit for LCSWs as required by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences. TPN.health is approved by the California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists to sponsor continuing education for LCSWs. TPN.health maintains responsibility for this program/course and its content.

 

Trusted Provider Network, LLC is recognized by the New York State Education Department’s State Board for Social Work as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers #SW-0654.

Course meets the qualifications for hours of continuing education credit for LCSWs as required by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences. TPN.health is approved by the California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists to sponsor continuing education for LMFTs. TPN.health maintains responsibility for this program/course and its content.

 

Trusted Provider Network, LLC is recognized by the New York State Education Department’s State Board for Mental Health Practitioners as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed marriage and family therapists #MFT-0097.

CE Policy
Agenda
  • Workshop Ends
  • Waiting Room Opens
  • Workshop Begins
Note: Time designated for waiting room, breaks cannot be counted toward CE credit.
This course is fiscally sponsored by Ocean Recovery. There may be potential biases or conflicts of interest inherent to this relationship, and it must be disclosed to participants. These conflicts of interest have no bearing on the course content and have been resolved.
Brooke Huffstetler, LMFT, SEP

Brooke Huffstetler is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist and Somatic Experiencing Practitioner. She has been working in the field of chemical dependency since 2011 and has been on the staff of Ocean Recovery since 2014. Brooke specializes in treating eating disorders, substance abuse, trauma, and mood disturbances by integrating a variety of therapeutic techniques, including principals from Somatic Experiencing (SE), Psychodynamic Psychotherapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Attachment Theory, and the Twelve Steps.

Kelly Blasco, RD

Kelly Blasco is the Program Dietitian for the Residential Extended Care and Outpatient Program, focusing primarily on helping people struggling with eating disorders overcome their challenges. She has been on the staff at Ocean Recovery since 2019 and specializes in the treatment of eating disorders that co-occur with substance abuse

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