Professional Webinar: Treating Type 1 Diabetes in Eating Disorder Patients
February 22, 2017, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Treating Type 1 Diabetes in Eating Disorder Patients
Trish Lieberman, MS, RD, LDN
Director of Nutrition, The Renfrew Center of Philadelphia
Wednesday, February 22, 2017
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm EST
Individuals with type 1 diabetes are 2.5 times more likely to develop an eating disorder, resulting in a dual diagnosis known as ED-DMT1. This webinar will discuss identification of ED-DMT1 and provide attendees with guidelines and therapeutic interventions for treating both the physical and psychological components of ED-DMT1. Webinar content is appropriate and relevant for clinicians, dietitians, nutritionists and medical professionals providing all levels of care.
About the Presenter:
Trish Lieberman, MS, RD, LDN is the Director of Nutrition at The Renfrew Center of Philadelphia. She received her Bachelor’s degree in Human Nutrition at La Salle University and her Master’s Degree in Nutrition Science at Drexel University. As a registered dietitian and nutrition therapist, Trish specializes in nutrition therapy for eating disorders and diabetes care and education. Her experience also includes teaching nutrition college courses and providing nutrition counseling to individuals in her private practice. She has collaborated with and trained under the direction of well-established physicians and dietitians in both fields and has been featured in the media to increase awareness of eating disorders.