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2013-02-05 12:27:57

PEKIN, Ill., Feb. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- With the ban recently lifted on women serving in military combat and women making up 11 percent of the U.S. forces currently serving in Iraq and Afghanistan, the unique challenges facing women in the military has become an important topic of conversation. The 27(th) annual iaedp (International Association of Eating Disorders Professionals) Symposium, held on March 20-24 at the Westin Lake Las Vegas Resort, will feature an exclusive workshop...

2013-01-22 13:41:14

Two aspects of perfectionism are involved in body dissatisfaction and the development of eating disorders, according to a study of over a thousand women published this week in BioMed Central's open access journal, Journal of Eating Disorders. Adaptive perfectionism is high standards driving a person towards achieving a goal body image, and maladaptive perfectionism is concerned with mistakes and other people's opinions. The finding indicates that both are involved in heightened concerns...

2013-01-22 12:28:23

PEKIN, Ill., Jan. 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- James "Buck" Runyan, MS, LMFT, CEDS, has been named as the new 2013-2014 President of the Board of Directors of The International Association of Eating Disorder Professionals (iaedp). Runyan has an extensive background in treating eating disorders and other compulsive behaviors and is currently the Chief Operations Officer at the Center for Discovery, at which he oversees Discovery's four residential eating disorder treatment facilities....

2013-01-09 12:25:10

CHICAGO, Jan. 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Adolescents and young adults who overeat or binge eat are more likely to use illicit drugs. A recent study in the Archives of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine reports both binge eating and overeating predicted the onset of marijuana use and overeating predicted the onset of both marijuana and other drug use. Binge eating on the other hand, indicated the onset of obesity/overweight and depression symptoms. (Logo:...

2012-12-27 12:21:37

PEKIN, Ill., Dec. 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The International Association of Eating Disorders Professionals (iaedp) has released the 2013 program lineup for its 27(th) Annual Symposium at the Westin Lake Las Vegas Resort, featuring 44 sessions that address the latest in eating disorder treatment, causes and science. The Symposium will take place over a five-day period, March 20-24, with a focus on innovative approaches to eating disorder treatment. The Symposium kicks off Wednesday, March...

2012-12-21 12:22:44

PEKIN, Ill., Dec. 21, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The iaedp Foundation's Symposium 2013 will honor chosen members before their professional peers selected by iaedp's Board of Directors' special awards committee. The group also will present the Fellow of iaedp, a category of membership and honor available to highly committed and accomplished professionals. Award nominations and Fellow of iaedp applications are encouraged from members through forms provided online with nominations closing...

2012-11-02 11:26:14

PEKIN, Ill., Nov. 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- For the first time, the International Association of Eating Disorder Professionals (iaedp) Foundation is introducing the professional certification courses live at iaedp's Symposium 2013 on March 20 and 21, immediately before the start of the annual Symposium program. The two-day, 12-hour track program also provides an opportunity for professionals who are new to the field or who do not specialize in eating disorders, but are often the first medical...

2012-10-02 06:23:25

BALTIMORE, Oct. 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Is America obsessed with dieting? This thought-provoking question will be explored and exposed in the compelling new documentary, "America the Beautiful 2: The Thin Commandments" by director Darryl Roberts. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110727/CG42761LOGO) Timberline Knolls Residential Treatment Center and Towson University are hosting a free special screening of Roberts' groundbreaking film. The event will be held from 6:00- 9:30 p.m. on...

2012-10-02 02:26:26

HENDERSON, Nev., Oct. 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Burris Institute announced a 90% Reduction in suicidal ideation from six sessions in an eating disorder case study. This is an important number because eating disorders have the highest mortality rate of any psychological disorder. There were several other improvements which are also important for recovery. 81% Reduction in depression 90% reduction in hopelessness 90% reduction in anger 80% reduction negative self-talk 80% reduction in...

2012-09-18 23:01:49

Casa Palmera Treatment Center is hosting their first annual “Alumni Renewal Day” open house on September 22nd to honor the continuing recovery of past patients San Diego, CA (PRWEB) September 18, 2012 Casa Palmera Treatment Center, a holistic-based residential behavioral health treatment facility, is opening its doors to the public to welcome alumni, family and friends to celebrate continuing recovery and living in good health. During Casa Palmera´s first annual Alumni...


Latest Behavioral neuroscience Reference Libraries

Biological Psychiatry
2012-06-04 19:30:28

Biological Psychiatry is a peer-reviewed scientific journal established in 1969 and published twice monthly (1st and 15th) by Elsevier since 1985. It is the official journal of the Society of Biological Psychiatry. The journal also publishes an annual supplement which contains the abstracts from the annual meeting of the Society. The founding editor-in-chief was Joseph Wortis, who edited the journal from 1969 to 1992. As of May 2012, the editor-in-chief is John H. Krystal (Chair of the...

Genes, Brain and Behavior
2012-04-29 19:42:56

Genes, Brain and Behavior (G2B) is a peer-reviewed scientific journal established in 2002. It is published by Wiley-Blackwell on behalf of the International Behavioral and Neural Genetics Society. It was published on a quarterly basis during its first year in publication. In 2003, the journal switched to bimonthly publications, and then in 2006 it switched to an 8-issue-per-year schedule. Content from G2B is available online from the Wiley Online Library or, from EBSCOhost after 12 months....

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