Remuda Ranch Co-Sponsors Advanced Treatment for Eating Disorders National Conference 2010 in Las Vegas

April 20, 2010

PHOENIX, April 20 /PRNewswire/ — Remuda Ranch Programs for Eating and Anxiety Disorders is co-sponsoring the Clinical Recipes for Success – Advanced Treatment for Eating Disorders national conference at the Green Valley Ranch Resort and Spa in Las Vegas, NV, May 13 – 16, 2010.

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The conference is geared for professionals who treat clients with eating disorders in a clinical setting, as well as other professionals, including: dietitians, counselors and social workers who come in contact with people who may be suffering from eating disorders. Attendees will be offered continuing education credits of 22.5.

Renowned speaker Dr. Ralph Carson, a partner with Remuda Ranch, will discuss Food & Mood: When Food and Eating is a Problem in Life. Dr. Carson’s presentation will cover emotional eating and how it plagues dietary adherence, triggers binges and may lead to an addiction. It will feature a brain model of how mood and cravings are linked and provide solutions to alter this behavior.

Other speakers at the conference will include: Walter Kaye, MD; Margo Maine, PhD; Anita Johnston, PhD; Emmett Bishop, MD; Ken Weiner, MD; Ann-Kearney-Cooke, PhD; Carolyn Coker Ross, MD and Marcia Herrin, EdD, RD.

Pertinent issues covered at the conference will include: evidence-based nutrition approaches; body image and self esteem; mindfulness; food and the brain; obesity; Maudsley techniques; etiology and treatment of eating disorders; anorexia nervosa; males and eating disorders; bulimia and much more.

For more information on the conference, please visit: www.bfisummit.com.

About Remuda Ranch Programs for Eating and Anxiety Disorders:

Remuda Ranch offers inpatient and residential programs for individuals suffering from eating or anxiety disorders. Each patient is treated by a multi-disciplinary team including a Psychiatric and a Primary Care Provider, Registered Dietitian, Masters Level therapist, Psychologist and Registered Nurse. The professional staff equips each patient with the right tools to live a healthy, productive life. For more information, call 1-800-445-1900 or visit www.remudaranch.com.

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Dena Cabrera


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