Binge Eating Disorder
Suggested CDR Learning Codes: 5020, 5200, 5320, 5370
Performance Indicators: 4.2.2, 8.1.5, 8.3.1, 10.2.9
This continuing education course reviews the significance of binge eating disorder, common comorbid conditions that influence its severity and treatment, and the role nutrition professionals can play in the recovery process.
After completing this continuing education course, nutrition professionals should be able to:
- Summarize key characteristics of binge eating disorder (BED).
- Differentiate between BED and overeating.
- Explain potential causes and consequences of BED.
- Describe two effective treatment strategies for BED that can be applied in nutrition practice.
Jennie McCary, MS, RDN, LD, who practices in worksite wellness. She's also a private consultant and teaches cooking classes.
The author has no relevant disclosures to report regarding this program. She has certified that no conflict of interest exists for this program. View our disclosure policy.
- 2.00 CDR