Upcoming Events


  June 2018:

Promoting Body Trust In Clinical Practice

Hilary Kinavey, MS, LPC and Dana Sturtevant, MS, RD with Be Nourished

Walnut Creek Library
Friday, June 22, 2018 from 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM (PDT)

1644 N Broadway
Oak View Room
Walnut Creek, CA 94596

Thank you to our sponsors:  Castlewood Treatment Center,The Body PositiveEating Recovery CenterCenter For Discovery

To register, Click here for the Eventbrite Invitation

Save the Date:

September 2018:

Gaudiani Clinic  at JCC in Palo Alto

Thank you to our sponsors: The Healthy Teen Project


Recent Events

Comorbidity & Treatment Considerations for Anorexia Nervosa and OCD -Dr. Maria-Christina Stewart, Ph.D, Friday, May 4, 2018 from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM (PDT) at the Corte Madera Town Center in Corte Madera, CA

When Self-Love Isn’t Enough: How Health Practitioners Can Support Body Appreciation in an Unjust World- Dr Linda Bacon, PhD. Friday, November 3, 2017 from 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM at the Walnut Creek Library, 1644 N Broadway, Walnut Creek, CA

Augmenting Family Therapy for Eating Disorders: Meal Coaching and Behavioral Contracting by Erin Parks, PhD, Friday November 4, 2016, 10AM-12PM at the Orinda Library, Library Garden Room, 26 Orinda Way, Orinda, CA

Challenges of Treating Avoidant-Restrictive Food Intake Disorder (ARFID): A Team Approach-Featuring Mary Sanders, Ph. D., Pamela Carlton, MD, and Stephanie Brooks, MS, RD, CEDRD, Friday, August 5, 2016, Cubberley Community Center, Room H1/Lecture Room, 4000 Middlefield Rd, Palo Alto, CA 94303

Medical Issues & Eating Disorders: Time to Reconnect Body and Soul, Dr. Jennifer Guadiani, MD, CEDS, Friday, March 4, 2016, Orinda Library, Garden Room
Winter Gala- “Soul Food for the Practitioner”, December 5, 2015

“Eating Disorders in Female Athletes: Multidisciplinary Management” by Catherine Miller, MD, Wendy Sterling, MS RD CSSD, Athena Robinson, PhD, October 23, 2015, Palo Alto JCC, Palo Alto, CA

“The Care and Feeding of a Successful Treatment Team” by Dr Johanna McShane, August 14, 2015, Walnut Creek Library

“Will This Pill Make Me Gain Weight? by Dr Kevin Wandler, May 8, 2015, Walnut Creek Library

Winter Gala: Self Care for the Practitioner on Saturday, December 6th, 2014 at Stillpath Institute, Woodside

Acceptance and Commitment Therapy and Body Image-Sarah Boghosian, PhD, Friday October 17, 2014, Oshmann Family JCC, Palo Alto

The Body Positive Summer Event- Elizabeth Scott, LCSW, Friday July 11, 2014, Walnut Creek Library