The Renfrew Center Eating Disorder Treatment Facility


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Since 1985, The Renfrew Centers have been providing clinical excellence within a nurturing environment  empowering adolescent girls and women to change their lives.

Virtual Community Event: The Value of Connection - A Support Workshop for Parents and Teens (Pittsburgh, PA)

August 18, 2020, 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

The Value of Connection:
A Support Workshop for Parents & Teens
Hosted by The Renfrew Center of Pittsburgh

Tuesday, August 18, 2020 • 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm (EDT)

Held online (a Zoom link will be emailed out prior to the event)

Please contact Ravonne Maxon at

The Renfrew Center of Pittsburgh invites parents and teens to a special VIRTUAL workshop to recognize what helps strengthen relationships with one another and what might create disconnection.

  • Identify how connection and communication can support healing your relationship with food and your body.
  • Explore shared values and opportunities to improve the relationship between parents and teens.
  • Celebrate the values that are important to you and make you unique.

Attendees will need access to wi-fi and a device with a camera, microphone and audio capabilities. A Zoom link will be emailed out prior to the online event.

Facilitated by:

Erin Wentroble, PsyD, is the Site Director at The Renfrew Center of Pittsburgh. She received her Doctoral degree in Counseling Psychology from Chatham University and completed post-doctoral training at Western Psychiatric Institute. She served as a therapist at Western Psychiatric Institute’s Center for Overcoming Problem Eating and held student practicum placements at Western Psychiatric’s Pediatric Intensive Outpatient Clinic for Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, Chatham University Counseling Center and the University of Pittsburgh’s Counseling Center. Prior to joining Renfrew, Dr. Wentroble served as the Assistant Director of CO-STAR (College Option-Services for Transition Age Students at Risk) where she developed a new intensive outpatient program for treating at-risk students.

Jaclynn Cosan, PsyD, is the Team Leader at The Renfrew Center of Pittsburgh. She received her Doctoral degree in Clinical Psychology at the University of Denver Graduate School of Professional Psychology and completed her specialization in Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT). She completed her Doctoral Internship training at the University of Pittsburgh Counseling Center with an area of concentration in sexual assault recovery. Since joining Renfrew in 2017, Dr. Cosan has supported Renfrew Center of Pittsburgh staff in delivering evidence-based practice via The Renfrew Center Unified Treatment Model for Eating Disorders® while integrating Relational Cultural Theory, which promotes growth-fostering relationships.

Please note: this event is for the Pittsburgh, PA community only. Space is limited.