July 2018 LACPA Eating Disorder SIG Event

Men Struggle, Too: My Journey with Binge Eating Disorder

Date: Thursday, July 12th at 7:30 pm Presenter: Ryan Sheldon, Eating Disorder Advocate Title: Men Struggle, Too: My Journey with Binge Eating Disorder Description: Description: I’m often asked what’s it like being a guy with Binge-Eating Disorder. It’s sad but true, many view eating disorders as female illnesses. Why is there so much shame about being …

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Unraveling the Enigma of Male Eating Disorders: Presentation by Stuart Murray, Ph.D.

Stuart Murray (center) with Max Feirstein, Ph.D., LACPA CE Chair, and Lauren Muhlheim On January 31, Dr. Stuart Murray, assistant professor at UCSF, presented to the Los Angeles County Psychological Association on Male Eating Disorders. I have been a fan (and follower) of Dr. Murray since he volunteered to participate in an AED tweetchat (which …

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Los Angeles Eating Disorder Events for Professionals January 2016

We are so lucky to have two amazing dynamic internationally recognized speakers regarding eating disorders in January via the Los Angeles County Psychological Association (LACPA).  One is a FREE SIG event (members only) and the other is a CE event with a charge (open to all professionals). 1)  Eating Disorder SIG meeting featuring international speaker …

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Winter LACPA Eating Disorder SIG meetings (2015-2016)

Thursday, November 12 at 7:15 pm. Title: Medical-Legal Aspects of Eating Disorder Treatment with Emphasis on Denial of Care Presenter: David Rudnick, M.D., Ph.D. Learning Objectives: 1) Become familiar with the issues in the treatment of eating disorders that are most likely to trigger legal interventions on behalf of patients. 2)  Understand the meaning of …

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