Upcoming Events


IAEDP Winter Gala

Saturday December 8th 2018 5pm-8pm

3967 Hanly Road Oakland, CA 94602

Please join us for this year’s Winter Gala. We’ll have plenty of delicious food and beverages, as well as a book raffle. We hope to see you there!

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Recent Events

Navigating Outpatient Treatment for Patients with Eating Disorders, presented by Dr. Jennifer Gaudiani; Friday, September 14, 2018 from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM (PDT) in Palo Alto, CA. Thank you to our sponsors: The Healthy Teen Project

Promoting Body Trust In Clinical PracticeHilary Kinavey, MS, LPC and Dana Sturtevant, MS, RD with Be Nourished; Friday, June 22, 2018 from 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM at the Walnut Creek Library. Thank you to our sponsors:  Castlewood Treatment Center,The Body PositiveEating Recovery CenterCenter For Discovery

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