Unraveling the Enigma of Male Eating Disorders
Presenter: Stuart Murray, Ph.D.
10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. CE Credits 3.0
Held at the NEW LACPA Office
6345 Balboa Blvd. Building 2, Suite 126
Encino, CA 91316
LACPA MEMBER: $80 LACPA STUDENT MEMBER: $40
NON-MEMBER: $105 STUDENT NON-MEMBER: $50*
*Student Non-Members MUST CLICK HERE TO REGISTER
Pre-registration ended 1/27/16. Space is available for walk-ins.
There is an additional $20 fee added to the registration price.
This three hour workshop will provide a historical, theoretical, and clinical overview of eating disorder in males. Dr Murray will provide a historical overview of the development of our diagnostic framework, highlighting how this may be inaccurate in indexing male eating disorder concerns. Dr Murray will also provide an overview of the most recent empirical evidence pertaining to the transdiagnostic array of EDs in males. Finally, this workshop will include an in-depth discussion of the clinical quandaries faced in working with EDs in males.
Stuart Murray, Ph.D., is an Assistant Professor at UCSF, where he leads an international research group dedicated to advancing our understanding of male eating disorders. He also serves as the Director of the National Association for Males with Eating Disorders, and as the Co-Chair for the Academy of Eating Disorders Special Interest Group on Males & EDs. To date, Dr. Murray has published more than 70 scientific journal articles and book chapters, and has conducted workshops and seminars internationally on the topic of male eating disorders.