Body Dysmorphic Disorder

Body Dysmorphic Disorder

The Centre for Eating, Weight and Body Image

About this event

Dr Ryan Kaplan presents 12 hrs of online training in Body Dysmorphic Disorder | Zoom, April 28 & 29 at 9am-4:30pm AEST

This two-day workshop, presented by one of Australia’s leading BDD experts, will provide participants with a deep dive into body dysmorphic disorder (BDD). BDD is defined as a preoccupation with a perceived defect in one's appearance. This workshop will bring you up to speed on correctly identifying, diagnosing, and assessing BDD. It will focus on the latest psychological treatment approaches and ideas for treatment of this very challenging clinical presentation, using case studies and practical exercises. 

Learning Outcomes

  • Learn how to correctly identify and diagnose BDD
  • Become familiar with evidence-based treatment approaches for working with clients with BDD
  • Be able to apply evidence-based treatment approaches for clients with BDD 


Participants should familiarise themselves with the DSM-5 BDD criteria.

Additional event details

Successful completion of Inside Out Institute’s Eating Disorders Essentials Training ( or equivalent is a minimum required prerequisite.
A discount is available for students. Please email with proof of both a valid student ID and full-time enrolment to receive the discount code.

There will be another session later in the year. Email training@ to hold a spot.

Contact Details


Dr Ryan Kaplan

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