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The Challenges of Treating Eating Disorders: Nutritional and Therapeutic Strategies

Kari Thielke RD, CD, and Thomas J. Shiltz, MS, LPC, CSAC, presenters

Friday, March 6, 2009 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.Rogers Memorial Hospital-Oconomowoc

6.0 Continuing Education Hours

$125.00 – includes instruction materials, CEU, continental breakfast and box lunch
Treating eating disorders brings a unique set of challenges to clinicians. This interactive workshop will explore these challenges and outline nutritional and therapeutic approaches that will increase your effectiveness in treating clients with eating disorders. Appropriate for beginning to intermediate level practitioners.

1. Distinguish pertinent nutritional information to complete an initial assessment.
2. Formulate primary meal plan as indicated by diagnoses, food recall and recent eating disordered behaviors.
3. Implement appropriate weight range based on subjective data and history.
4. Identify therapeutic strategies for dealing with resistance and non-compliance around nutrition and weight restoration goals.
5. Summarize how to repair the split between the “conscious self” and the “body self” in treating body image disturbance.

Kari Thielke RD, CD, has been in the dietetic field for 11 years and as a clinical member of the Eating Disorders Center at Rogers Memorial Hospital for the past five years. Ms. Thielke is a graduate of Mount Mary College and serves as a mentor for the college’s dietetic interns on a yearly basis. She gives frequent in-service and conference presentations at the local, state and regional level.

Thomas J. Shiltz, MS, LPC, CSAC, has been working in the mental health field for over 25 years as a therapist, consultant, and workshop presenter. Mr. Shiltz is an ad hoc instructor for Cardinal Stritch University and a member of the Academy for Eating Disorders. His workshops, intensive seminars and graduate credit courses to school and mental health professionals in the areas of Student Assistance Programs, chemical dependency, eating disorders, suicide prevention, trauma and self injury have been warmly received throughout the United States and Canada.

ACCREDITATION INFORMATION:All participants who complete a continuing education request form (included in the seminar materials) will receive a certificate. Please contact your individual licensing board/regulatory agency to review continuing education requirements for licensure renewal.

Social Workers: Rogers Memorial Hospital, provider number 1101, is approved for social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB), http://www.aswb.org/, through the Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Social workers will receive 6.0 clinical contact hours for participation in this course. Rogers Memorial Hospital maintains responsibility for the social work aspects of the program.

Licensed Professional Counselors: Rogers Memorial Hospital, provider number 6192, is recognized by the National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC) to offer continuing education for National Certified Counselors. 6.0 instructional clock hours will be awarded. Rogers Memorial Hospital adheres to NBCC Continuing Education Guidelines.
Dietitians: Dietetic credits have been applied for through the Wisconsin Dietetic Association for this presentation.

TO REGISTER VISIT http://eatingdisorderservices.cmail2.com/t/y/l/ddokl/ydyhxjyy/j to download the registration form or call 800-767-4411 ext 1356 (please have your MasterCard or Visa ready).

Registrations taken on a first come, first serve basis until enrollment capacity is reached. If registering within two weeks of the seminar, call for space availability. All registrations must be pre-paid; no refunds will be given. Confirmation will be sent by US mail, fax or email. ADA accommodations will be made in accordance with the law; please indicate needs at the time of registration. If a grievance arises pertaining to continuing education activities or processes, the complainant is expected to notify our workshop coordinator either by phone or in writing, as soon as possible, so that the nature of the concern may be addressed in a timely fashion. To review course agenda and learning objectives prior to attendance, or if there are questions or concerns not addressed in this announcement, please contact our workshop coordinator at 800-767-4411 ext. 1356.

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