Eating Disorders in Naturopathic Practice
For Naturopathic Doctors
How to better understand the climate that surrounds disordered eating and stress around food
How to properly assess patients and screen for disordered eating.
What an eating disorder actually is - including how they are diagnosed, and understanding the different types of eating disorders. This includes looking at the different factors that can lead to the development of an eating disorder.
How eating disorders exist in Naturopathic Practice. We will go through how to screen for an eating disorder in your own practice and the ways that NDs can actually worsen/trigger an eating disorder if not identified properly.
The different types of treatments available for disordered eating and examine the up and coming role of naturopathic medicine in the role of eating disorder treatment.
Dr. Alexandra Sisam, ND