Alumni Events

The Renfrew Center’s Residential Alumni Support Group

The Renfrew Center’s Residential Alumni Support Group

Tuesday, September 21, 2021 • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm (EDT)

Free | Live Interactive Event
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm (ET)
Open to alumni of The Renfrew Center of Philadelphia - Spring Lane, PA and Coconut Creek, FL only.

Facilitated by: Samantha DeCaro, PsyD & Janine Furdella, PhD

Held Online via Zoom

The Renfrew Center is offering a virtual support group for alumni of our Residential program as they move forward in their recovery.

Participants in this online group will:

  • Discuss the unique challenges faced by those in eating disorder recovery after leaving residential treatment.
  • Receive take-away tips to navigate relationships and prioritize self-care in the home environment.
  • Review and practice the skills needed to cope with emotions in adaptive ways.

Held online via Zoom. Attendees will need access to wi-fi, and a device with a camera, microphone and audio capabilities

About the Facilitator

Samantha DeCaro, PsyD, is Director of Clinical Outreach and Education at The Renfrew Center. Dr. DeCaro received her Bachelor’s degree in Psychology at LaSalle University, and her Doctoral degree in Clinical Psychology at the California School of Professional Psychology in San Diego, CA. She has been with Renfrew since 2012, completing her post-doctoral residency at The Renfrew Center Philadelphia – Spring Lane, then holding the position of Primary Therapist, and most recently serving as Assistant Clinical Director. As Renfrew’s national spokesperson, Dr. DeCaro has been featured in the media as an eating disorder expert on various television shows, radio programs, podcasts, and online magazines. She is a frequent lecturer and serves as the Alumni Representative for The Renfrew Center of Philadelphia.

About the Facilitator

Janine Furdella, PhD, is a Program Manager and IOP Team Leader at The Renfrew Center of Florida. A licensed psychologist, she joined Renfrew in 2006 as a Primary Therapist. Dr. Furdella received her degree in Clinical Psychology from Nova Southeastern University and specializes in the treatment of eating disorders, posttraumatic stress disorder, substance abuse, family therapy, and pervasive developmental disorders. Prior to working at Renfrew, she trained with Miami-Dade Human Services doing individual and group therapy in a program designed to meet the academic, social and emotional needs of school age children, ages 12-22, who experience deficits in both cognitive and emotional functioning.

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