Presenters will provide information on signs, diagnostic criteria, and treatment approaches for both eating disorders and substance use disorders. Attendees will be able to compare and contrast treatment approaches and nature of the disorders.
3 CEUs approved by the MN Board of Psychology, MN Board of Marriage and Family Therapy, MN Board of Behavioral Health and Therapy (LPC/LPCC/LAPC), MN Board of Social Work, CDR (RD board).
12:00 PM-12:30 PM: Check in/network
12:30 PM-2:00 PM: Substance abuse
2:00 PM-2:30 PM: Break- Snacks/Beverages provided
2:30 PM-4:00 PM: Eating disorders
4:00 PM-4:30 PM: Q & A
Melissa Huray, MS, LADC, is the Chemical Dependency Program Supervisor and a Board Approved Supervisor at Nystrom & Associates, Ltd., Apple Valley Clinic. She earned her Masters Degree in Exercise Physiology from the College of St. Scholastica, Duluth. Melissa has 11 years’ experience working in the field of addiction and has worked in detox, residential and outpatient settings. She is especially passionate about incorporating health and wellness strategies into addiction treatment and recovery.
Robyn Janssen, Psy.D., L.P., is the Upper Midwest Regional Director of The Emily Program. She has 10 years of experience in the eating disorder field, working with both adolescents and adults in residential, intensive programming and outpatient levels of care at The Emily Program. Robyn earned her Doctorate in Counseling Psychology from the University of St. Thomas.
Kirsten Nielsen, R.D., L.D., provides clinical experience and expertise as a dietitian and site director at The Emily Program – Duluth. Kirsten earned a B.A. in Biology and Food, Nutrition, & Dietetics at Concordia College in Moorhead, MN and graduated from St. Mary’s Hospital/Mayo Clinic dietetic internship program in Rochester, MN. She has been working in the field of eating disorder treatment for 15 years.
Questions? Contact Laura Savat (firstname.lastname@example.org, 651-645-5323 ext. 1608)
or Sue Vanek (Svanek@nystromcounseling.com, 218-202-1016).
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Radisson Hotel- Great Hall
505 W. Superior Street
Duluth, MN 55802