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Maybe it’s Both? Treating Co-Occurring Eating Disorders and Obsessive Compulsive Disorder

Maybe it’s Both? Treating Co-Occurring Eating Disorders and Obsessive Compulsive Disorder

Friday, April 12, 2024: Registration & Lunch: 11:30 am - 12:00 pm (ET) • Seminar: 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm (ET)

Cost $20 | In-Person Interactive Training
Offering 2 CE Credits
Note: Space is limited.

Presented by: Melanie Smith, PhD, LMHC, CEDS-C - Director of Training, The Renfrew Center

The Renfrew Center of Florida • Coconut Creek, FL

Seminar Details

Location: The Renfrew Center of Florida • 7700 Renfrew Lane • Coconut Creek, FL 33073
Timeline: Registration & Lunch: 11:30am – 12:00pm ET • Seminar: 12:00pm – 2:00pm ET

About the Training

This dynamic 2 CE presentation will review the complexities of co-occurring eating disorders and OCD. Review of current literature and case examples will highlight the challenges of differential diagnosis and treatment planning. Participants will engage in discussion related to evidence-based practices including the use of exposure, building a comprehensive treatment team, and navigating pitfalls. Participants will receive practical guidance to effectively and competently work with patients in various treatment settings.


  • The Renfrew Center Foundation has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 5852. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. The Renfrew Center Foundation is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs.
  • The Renfrew Center Foundation is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. The Renfrew Center Foundation maintains responsibility for the program and its content.
  • Continuing Education Credits for registered dietitians are approved by the Commission on Dietetic Registration.
  • This program is Approved by the National Association of Social Workers (Approval # 886357583-6615) for 2 continuing education contact hours.

CE credit/contact hour certificates will be sent via email within two weeks after the online seminar evaluation has been completed.

For questions, please contact [email protected].

About the Presenter

Melanie Smith, PhD, LMHC, CEDS-C, is the Director of Training for The Renfrew Center. In this role she is responsible for developing and implementing clinical training and programming that is consistent with emerging research and evidence-based practice. Dr. Smith is co-author of the peer-reviewed treatment manual and patient workbook, The Renfrew Unified Treatment Model for Eating Disorders and Comorbidity published by Oxford University Press. Dr. Smith is a Certified Eating Disorders Specialist and Approved Supervisor and is a Certified Therapist & Trainer of the Unified Protocol for the Transdiagnostic Treatment of Emotional Disorders (UP).

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