Monday, September 26th 2016 at 4:30PM Pacific  /  7:30PM Eastern

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Are you concerned that your child might have an eating disorder? If she does, do you feel like it is your fault? Have you been revisiting every conversation, trying to identify how things went so wrong? Does your family’s life revolve around food and eating?

Learn the facts about risk factors and symptoms of eating disorders in teens and preteens and how parents can help at this free online workshop with Dr. Joy Jacobs.

After you have registered for this webinar, you may email specific questions you have. Dr. Jacobs will answer as many questions and possible in the allotted time.

About Dr. Joy Jacobs

Dr. Joy Jacobs is a clinical psychologist in private practice, assistant clinical professor at UCSD School of Medicine, and published author who provides individual, family and group therapy for adults, adolescents, and children with eating disorders (including anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, and binge eating disorder) and weight management concerns. She has trained in multiple treatment modalities, including Family Based Treatment, dialectical behavioral therapy, cognitive behavioral therapy, and interpersonal psychotherapy.

Dr. Jacobs is one of the few officially certified providers of Family Based Treatment for eating disorders nationwide and internationally and has lectured and published on this topic for more than a decade.

Dr. Jacobs is an expert cited in many national publications and media outlets, including Elle, US News and World Report, the Today Show, Time Magazine, Fox News and more on eating disorders, body image, weight management and related topics. Dr. Jacobs is also the author of a blog sponsored by Psychology Today, titled One More Bite.

Dr. Jacobs spearheaded and developed the innovative intensive Family Based Treatment program for eating disorders at the University of California, San Diego (UCSD) Treatment and Research Program and was its lead family therapist. She was on the founding team of the clinic, where she completed a postdoctoral fellowship under the mentorship of internationally renowned eating disorders expert, Dr. Walter Kaye.

Dr. Jacobs has extensive experience in utilizing family-based treatments for adolescent anorexia nervosa and bulimia nervosa, as well as for pediatric overweight and obesity.

Dr. Jacobs serves on the Professional Advisory Panel for Families Empowered and Supporting Treatment of Eating Disorders (F.E.A.S.T). She is a member of the Academy for Eating Disorders and has served on its Media Affairs and Social Media committees. Dr. Jacobs also supports the American Dietetic Association, the Eating Disorders Coalition, and the National Eating Disorders Association (NEDA).

Dr. Jacobs obtained her doctoral training in clinical psychology at the SDSU/UCSD Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology. She completed her undergraduate work at Duke University, graduating summa cum laude and completed her juris doctorate at Harvard Law School. Among her activities prior to pursuing a career in psychology, Dr. Jacobs worked in New York as an intellectual property attorney and on the editorial staff of Vogue magazine.

In This Webinar You Will Learn About

*  How to identify whether your child’s eating is “normal”

*  Red flags for eating disorders

*  How to approach your child or loved one if you are concerned about their eating

*  The crucial role of parents in the treatment of eating disorders

This is 100% free of charge!

If you are unavailable at the day and time of the webinar, register and we’ll send you a replay!

Enter Your Name and Email to Register!

Learn about Joy’s signature program, One More Bite, a digital course designed to help you help your child recover from an eating disorder.

Not just improve, but recover.