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Category Archives: Webinars

Castlewood Embraces an Integrated Team Approach to Eating Disorder Treatment

Castlewood’s April 2015 Webinar Series illuminates theory and evidence-based skills that can be used in an integrated approach to eating disorder therapy. Presented by a collaborative team of experts from Castlewood at The Highlands Treatment Center for Eating Disorders in Birmingham, Alabama, this video webinar is designed to enhance core professional treatment skills. Regardless of practice area, all therapists and dieticians working with eating disorder clients can expand their skills sets using the information in this webinar. Fundamental to this webinar is the belief that the integrated, team approach is the best way to work with clients. The nutrition philosophy…

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Eating Disorder Awareness Week 2014 at Castlewood

Castlewood will be observing Eating Disorder Awareness Week (EDAW) with the rest of the country February 23rd – March 1st, 2014. The week-long event encourages individuals, families, and treatment providers to spread the word about the warning signs and the impacts of eating disorders. To celebrate the week, Castlewood has a number of events planned. Kicking off the week a day early, Castlewood will host an alumni event on Saturday, February 22, during which time alumni are invited back to the facility to celebrate their recovery and encourage others. Then, two alumni of Castlewood, as well as the Alumni Group…

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Castlewood Webinar with Deanna James

Castlewood Treatment Center’s own Deanna James will be hosting a webinar on February 19th on the topic of Becoming Embodied: Body Image, Trauma and Eating Disorders. The webinar is designed for therapists, social workers, and psychologists that work with individuals that suffer with eating disorders or trauma. Deanna will speak about the importance of addressing the body and body image when dealing with clients with eating disorders and those that have experienced trauma. Deanna’s topic is very relevant to the treatment field right now as many providers are finding that clients struggle with body image and trauma. Clients’ conditions are…

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Sensorimotor Psychotherapy Institute offers Free Webinar

Webinar with Dr. Bessel van der Kolk Wednesday, June 6th  Dear Colleague,  For every soldier returning from Iraq and Afghanistan with symptoms of depression or PTSD, there are about thirty children in the US who are traumatized by exposure to family violence and sexual abuse. I know it’s quite the shocking statistic.  Actually, many experts believe that 10% of our population will never become productive members of our society unless we begin researching effective methods for treating childhood trauma. That’s why I wanted to let you know about an upcoming free webinar with Bessel van der Kolk, MD, an expert…

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