Conference Schedule

Thursday May 9th, 2019*

Time Session Presenter(s)

7:30 am
to
8:30 am

Registration & Continental Breakfast

8:30 am
to
8:50 am

Welcome & Opening Remarks
9:00 am
to
10:00 am
Opening Keynote: The Body Is Not An Apology Sonya Renee Taylor
10:00 am
to
10:15 am
Morning Break
10:15 am
to
11:45 pm
Full Day Workshop 1, Part 1: Robust Relationships: Unpacking Fatphobia and Sizeism for Heartier Connections

Sookie Bardwell and Jennifer DePoe

10:15 am
to
11:45 pm
Parallel Session 1: Radical Trust: Unlearning Dominant Beliefs to Create Space for Healing Andrea LaMarre and Carmen Cool
10:15 am
to
11:45 pm
Parallel Session 2: Unsafe as a Way of Life: Complex Trauma in the Development of Binge Eating Disorder Amy Pershing and Chevese Turner
10:15 am
to
11:45 pm
Parallel Session 3: Unpacking School Nutrition Education Andrea Kirkham, Courtney McAskile, and Leigh Underhill
10:15 am
to
11:45 pm
Parallel Session 4: Reconceptualising Sexuality to Better Understand Eating Disorders Melissa Fabello
11:45 pm
to
1:00 pm
Lunch (provided)  
1:00 pm
to
2:00 pm
Afternoon Plenary: Re-designing Fashion: Towards Body Justice Ben Barry
2:00 pm
to
3:00 pm
Poster Session and Networking
3:00 pm
to
3:15 pm
Afternoon Break
3:15 pm
to
4:30 pm
Full Day Workshop 1, Part 2: Robust Relationships: Unpacking Fatphobia and Sizeism for Heartier Connections Sookie Bardwell and Jennifer DePoe
3:15 pm
to
4:30 pm
Parallel Session 5: Yes, You Can Eat Dessert! Treatment Recommendations and Considerations in Co-Occurring BED + Type 2 Diabetes Meg Salvia
3:15 pm
to
4:30 pm
Parallel Session 6: Walk the Talk: Self-Compassion for Frontline Professionals Sachiko Nagasawa
3:15 pm
to
4:30 pm
Parallel Session 7: Queering EDucation Lee Thomas
3:15 pm
to
4:30 pm
Parallel Session 8: Healing in the Margins: Using Arts-Based Interventions to Address Barriers to Treatment Marbella Carlos
6:30 pm
to
8:30 pm
Free Community Event: The Body Is Not An Apology with Sonya Renee Taylor Details to come!

Friday May 10th, 2019*

Time Session Presenter(s)
7:30 am
to
8:30 am
Registration & Continental Breakfast
8:30 am
to
8:45 am
Welcome & Opening Remarks
8:45 am
to
9:30 am
Morning Keynote: Follow My Voice Gerry Kasten
9:30 am
to
9:35 am
Brief Break
9:35 am
to
10:20 am
Morning Keynote and Panel Discussion: Follow My Voice Panelists: Gerry Kasten, Leora Pinhas, and Devan Nambiar
Moderator: Dan Andreae
10:20 am
to
10:35 am
Morning Break
10:35 am
to
12:05 pm
Parallel Session 9: It Takes a Community: Developing Partnerships for Treatment Access for Marginalized Populations Marcella Raimondo, Norman Kim, and Tiffany Rush-Wilson
10:35 am
to
12:05 pm
Parallel Session 10: Providing Culturally and Clinically Competent Care for LGBT2SQGnC Persons Devan Nambiar
10:35 am
to
12:05 pm
Parallel Session 11: The "When" and "How" to Transition to Intuitive Eating in Eating Disorder Recovery Shawna Melbourn, Dina Skaff, and Josee Sovinsky
10:35 am
to
12:05 pm
Parallel Session 12: Who Controls the Message? Promoting Critical Media Literacy Lorayne Robertson and Joli Scheidler-Benns
10:35 am
to
12:05 pm
Parallel Session 13: Promoting Body Trust® in Your Work Hilary Kinavey and Dana Sturtevant
12:05 pm
to
1:15 pm
Lunch (provided)
1:15 pm
to
2:30 pm
Afternoon Plenary: From Evidence-Based Practice to Praxis-Based Action: Raising the Bar by Unlearning our Limits Lucy Aphramor
2:30 pm
to
2:45 pm
Afternoon Break
2:45 pm
to
4:00 pm
Parallel Session 14: Body Image in Female Youth Sports: Identifying Strategies to Quell Weight Commentary and Body Talk Catherine Sabiston and Eva Pila
2:45 pm
to
4:00 pm
Parallel Session 15: Supporting Eating Disorder Recovery in the Technological Age Michelle Pitman, Andrea Miller, Lori Short-Zamudio, and Julie Sweeney
2:45 pm
to
4:00 pm
Parallel Session 16: Solution-Focused Approaches To Answering The Weight-Loss Question: A Guide For Professionals Annina Schmid
2:45 pm
to
4:00 pm
Parallel Session 17: Innovative Initiatives: Positive Prevention through Partnership Sara Santarossa and Luciana Rosu-Sieza
2:45 pm
to
4:00 pm
Parallel Session 18: Relearning Communication - Emotion Focused Approach Sue Huff

* Although we try to minimize changes to the schedule, please check back for updates as we may need to make adjustments in order to accommodate our speakers. Room assignments will be updated before the conference.