Upcoming workshop: Family-Based Treatment (FBT) for Adolescent Anorexia Nervosa at FIU-CCF

Event information
Venue:AHC 1 Room 140

The Center for Children and Families at Florida International University would like to invite you to attend our eight presentation in the Spring 2012 Speaker Series on Evidence-Based Approaches for Child and Adolescent Mental Health.

Listed below is the information on our next speaker:

  • James Lock, M. D., Ph.D., is a Professor in Psychiatry and Behavioral Science at the Stanford School of Medicine and the Director of the Stanford Child and Adolescent Eating Disorders Program.
  • Daniel Le Grange, Ph.D., is a Professor in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neuroscience, and eating disorders Program at the University of Chicago Medical Center.

May 18, 2012

Workshop: 9:30-3:00pm

Rationale and Principle Interventions in Family-Based Treatment (FBT) for Adolescent Anorexia Nervosa

*This talk is free of charge for Children trust affiliates and MDCPS please sign-in by 9:15.

Learning Objectives: At the end of this presentation, the participant will be able to

  1. Describe the underlying rationale for using FBT in AN
  2. Implement the main interventions employed in FBT
  3. Describe how to use FBT in the context of a treatment team.

For a full listing of our speakers, registration information, and directions please go to: http://casgroup.fiu.edu/CCF/pages.php?id=3747

Seating is limited, so please register in advance to secure your spot. Please pick up your presentation materials and sign-in at least 15 minutes in advance.

The Speaker Series is developed in collaboration with the Society of Clinical Child & Adolescent Psychology and The Children’s Trust.

Location of presentations
Center for Children and Families
Florida International University (MMC)
11200 SW 8th St, AHC I, Rm 140
Miami, FL 33199
(305) 348-0477; (305) 348-3646 (fax)

Our next speaker this month, Deborah C. Beidel, Ph.D., ABPP is presenting a workshop on Social June 1st from 9:30-5:00 pm.

See attached PDF for more information.