Understanding and Treating Eating Disorders
The Seton Hill University Social Work program, in partnership with the United Way of Westmoreland County and the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, will present “I Am Not Who You See: Understanding and Treating Eating Disorders” on April 20. The seminar will take place from 9 – 11 a.m. (with a continental breakfast provided from 8:30 to 9 a.m.) in room 308 of the Administration Building on Seton Hill’s Greensburg, Pa. campus. The cost is $20 per person (no charge for Seton Hill students), with an additional $10 for licensed social workers desiring two CEUs. To register, or for more information, please contact Dr. David Droppa, Associate Professor, Social Work Program, at 724-830-1411 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
“I Am Not Who You See: Understanding and Treating Eating Disorders” will feature a presentation by Liz McCabe, LSW, Clinical Administrator, Eating Disorders and Behavioral Medicine and Director of Social Work, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, and Amy E. Mueller, LSW, Program Coordinator, Eating Disorders Clinic, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic. McCabe and Mueller will discuss what types of treatment are most effective for individuals with eating disorders and how family members and professionals can help. They will also present recent research findings and respond to questions from the audience.