Diabulimia: What is the Co-Occurrence of Diabetes Mellitus Type I and an Eating Disorder?
Mar 09 2021
This is a free event
Join Dr. Margherita Mascolo, MD, CEDS, Chief Medical Officer and Lyn Goldring, BN, RN, CEDRN, Chief Nursing Officer, for a free webinar on ED-DMT1 (“Diabulimia”) on Tuesday, March 9, 2021 starting at 9:00 AM PT / 11:00 AM CT / 12:00 PM ET.
We are offering 1.5 CE hours through APA, CDR, NASW, and NBCC for live attendance.
Clients needing treatment for eating disorders who also suffer from type 1 diabetes is growing. This presentation will review what diabulimia is, the warning signs and medical complications associated with diabulimia, how to treat it in an outpatient setting and when it’s appropriate to refer to a higher level of care. This presentation is intended to give the outpatient clinician information into the risks of ED-DMT1 and tools to help navigate treatment with your clients.
1. Identify criteria for co-occurring eating disorder and diabetes mellitus type I (diabulimia)
2. Identify the medical complications of diabulimia
3. Explore treatment modalities
4. Describe when to refer to a higher level of care
10:45-11:00am PT- Q&A and wrap up