Queerness, Body Image, and Disordered Eating: A Primer for Treatment
With Deanna Cor & Rikki Cor
This training is designed to provide attendees with an opportunity to learn about and enhance their cultural competency for working with clients identifying as queer who are struggling with eating disorders and/or disordered eating. Attendees will learn about important terminology that must be incorporated in eating disorder clinical work with people identifying as queer, including the use of more inclusive terminology. Special focus will paid to distinguishing between Gender Dysphoria and body dysmorphia. Attendees will also explore the impact of discrimination on queer folks and ways to navigate microaggressions experienced in treatment.