Rebecka Peebles
 
 
 
1 Session
172-4315
Speaker:
 
Date:
Monday, Oct 5, 2015
 
Time:
1:30 pm –  3:00 pm
 
Track:
Child Health Issues
 
Room:
Room 101
 
Eating disorders are serious mental illnesses that affect more than 5 million Americans, 90% of which are children and adolescents. Family Based Treatment empowers parents to actively participate in treatment, increasing the likelihood of full remission. Newly updated diagnostic criteria in the DSM-V may expedite identification and treatment of young patients more effectively. Strategies for determining goal weights and calorie requirements are reviewed.

List the changes in diagnostic criteria in the DSM-V.

Understand medical complications and considerations regarding goal weights in pediatric and adolescent patients.

Describe the advantages of Family Based Treatment for eating disorders in children and adolescents.
$37.00 
Member Price: $32.00
 
 
 
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