Wonderful opportunity for Gippsland health professionals to attend a 2 day workshop on eating disorders, presented by world-renowned Clinical Psychologist, Professor Tracey Wade. Registrations are now open on the Australian Psychological Society website. This event has been generously sponsored by a grant from the APS College of Clinical Psychologists.
The Speaker: Professor Tracey Wade
Professor Wade is the Matthew Flinders Distinguished Professor of Psychology at Flinders University in Adelaide. She has worked clinically in the area of eating disorders for almost 30 years and has been working full time as an academic since 1999.
Professor Wade completed her Masters of Clinical Psychology at the Australian National University in 1992, a PhD at Flinders University in 1998, and a post-doctoral fellowship in the USA during 1999 at the Virginia Institute for Psychiatric and Behavioural Genetics.
Her current research interests are in perfectionism and the aetiology, prevention and treatment of eating disorders.
She is the author of over two hundred publications in peer reviewed journals and has co-authored three books.
Professor Wade has been awarded:
Tracey is on the Management Committee responsible for the oversight and development of the Statewide Eating Disorders Service in South Australia and is a member of the federally funded Steering Committee of the National Eating Disorder Collaboration.
In 2015 Tracey was elected a Fellow of the Academy of the Social Sciences in Australia, and in 2017 – 2018 she was president of Eating Disorder research Society.
Professor Wade is an Associate Editor of the International Journal of Eating Disorders.
The Criterion Hotel
90 Macalister Street, Sale. Vic 3850
(200km from Chadstone Shopping Centre)
Monday April 20th and Tuesday 21st April 2020 9am – 4.30pm
$100 APS members (early bird)
This event has strictly limited numbers to maximise learning. Register now to avoid disappointment.
This workshop is an exciting opportunity to develop some core competencies required for treating underweight eating disorders. The workshop is suitable for new and experienced clinicians working in the public sector or in an outpatient setting within private practice. The following issues will be covered over the 2 days of the interactive workshop designed to build knowledge and skills:
After the workshop, the participants will:
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