Treating Anorexia Nervosa using Specialist Supportive Clinical Management: An Introductory Workshop

Treating Anorexia Nervosa using Specialist Supportive Clinical Management: An Introductory Workshop

About this event

This workshop includes a description of the key therapeutic strategies in SSCM. Tools for delivering the therapy  will be presented, using practical techniques, demonstrations and case material, and discussion of  commonalities and distinctions between SSCM and  other psychotherapy approaches for adults with anorexia  nervosa. Pre workshop readings will be provided that describe research with SSCM.

Workshop presented by: Dr Jenny Jordan & Dr Virginia McIntosh
Both are world renowned in this modality and have been pivotal in developing this model of treatment and researching it's effectiveness. 

From the workshop, professionals will be able to:

  • describe key elements of the therapy,
  • will have an understanding of how to implement the treatment,
  • will know the evidence base of the treatment.

Target Audience
Health Professionals working with adolescents or adults with eating disorders, including mental health clinicians, dietitians, social  workers, psychologists, mental health nurses, occupational therapists, psychiatrists and general practitioners. Prior knowledge of understanding assessing and treating eating disorders is assumed.

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