BED in the Spotlight: Focus on Treatment, Research & Stories of Hope
Increase Your Knowledge and Build Skills
Three days of information-rich sessions and interactive workshops at the BEDA 2013 National Conference will deepen your knowledge of this complex disorder and arm you with essential tools for effective treatment and lasting recovery.
Top binge eating disorder experts will share in-depth information on topics that include:
  • Integrated BED treatment for men, women, and children
  • Food vs. behavior addictions
  • Mindfulness tools to reduce emotional eating
  • Weight loss surgery research and realities
  • Attachment issues in people with BED
  • The impact of trauma on BED development
  • The link between weight stigma and BED
  • How to fight weight stigma
  • Recovery maintenance for individuals and families
  • The impact of DSM-5 inclusion* on BED diagnosis and treatment
  • BED and insurance
  • The importance of BED education and advocacy to raise awareness
Choose a Track that's Just for You

New this year-three tracks on Saturday will allow you to dive deep into topics targeted to:
  • Mental health and other treatment professionals
  • Registered dietitians and nutritionists
  • Individuals, families, and friends touched by BED