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Rosewood Tempe Clinic

950 W Elliot Rd #201

Tempe, AZ 85284

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Age Is Not Immunity: A Nutrition Approach to Menopause and Eating Disorders


Presenter: Courtney Addison, RDN

Courtney has worked in the field of nutrition since February 2013. Courtney currently works at Rosewood Centers for Eating Disorders as a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist. In her current role, Courtney performs nutrition screening and assessments; develops and provides individualized medical nutrition therapy to meet patient's personal weight, health and wellness goals. She monitors patient progress and adjusts recommendations as needed based on individual needs and goals. She prepares detailed patient notes to communicate nutritional recommendations to outside providers.

Presentation Overview:

Menopause marks a time in which women undergo physiological and psychological changes and with a societal emphasis on anti-aging and maintaining the perfect physique, the onset and recurrence of eating disorders is prevalent. An overview of menopause will be presented as well as nutrition strategies to treat co-occurring eating disorders.

Objectives:

  • Explain the progression of menopause and the prevalence of midlife eating disorders
  • Describe current research and hypotheses which link estrogen fluctuation to mood dysregulation
  • Identify nutrition interventions incorporating principles of Intuitive Eating and Health at Every Size




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1.5 CEs Provided

Lunch will be provided.

Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Judy Marty at judy.marty@rosewoodranch.com

This event is specifically tailored to professionals such as licensed practicing RD's, LMFT's, LPC's, PhD's, LISAC's, Clinical Directors, medical staff and clinics and outreach personnel who are seeking connection and referral resources. RSVP - Seating is limited.

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