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<![CDATA[2017 NEDA Walk Orlando - Save a Life]]> <p style="padding-left: 60px; text-align: center;"><span style="font-size: large;">This is our 7th Annual fundraising walk to bring awareness to the community regarding eating disorders and body image issues. Proceeds from the walk will be granted to the EDNCF Treatment Scholarship Fund, which provides scholarships to those in the central Florida area who are having difficulty in paying for their eating disorder or body image issues treatment. To date, EDNCF has granted nearly $65,000 to cover medical, mental health and other related treatments.</span></p> <p style="text-align: center;"><span style="font-size: large;">The walk will be held at Lake Eola, Orlando FL on Saturday, March 11th, 2017. Our goal is to raise $25,000 and have 350 participants. </span></p> <p style="text-align: center;"><span style="font-size: large;">You can find our information regarding our walk at  <a href="" title="NEDA Walk"> </a></span></p> <p><img src="" width="86" height="128" style="display: block; margin-left: auto; margin-right: auto;" /></p> <p style="text-align: center;">EVENT SPEAKER</p> <p style="text-align: center;">Marnie Davis, MA, LMHC, CEDS<br />Marnie Davis is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor, Certified Eating Disorder Specialist and Certified EMDR Therapist practicing in the Orlando area. Marnie is the President of the Central Florida IAEDP Chapter and has been a board member for the Eating Disorder Network of Central Florida for the past 7 years, helping to coordinate the annual eating disorder awareness walk in Orlando raising money for treatment scholarships for those in need. She has a private practice in Maitland, FL where she specializes in in the treatment of eating disorders, body image, trauma and co-occurring issues. Marnie has dedicated much of her professional life towards advocacy, prevention, education and empowerment of individuals. Marnie has previously developed and implemented a prevention program entitled 'Healthy Beauty in Every Body' across the Central Florida area bringing awareness to disordered eating and promoting freedom from unrealistic body ideals. Marnie holds social justice in high regard. She is an ally to those in the LGBT-Q and other target communities, standing in solidarity with those who are oppressed.</p> <p></p> <p style="text-align: center;"><span style="font-size: medium;"><strong>With sincere gratitude to all of our 2017 supporting partners</strong></span></p> <p style="text-align: center;"></p> <p><img src="" width="115" height="90" style="float: left;" /><img src="" width="123" height="90" /><img src="" width="150" height="75" /><img src="" width="188" height="84" /></p> <div><br /> <p><img src="" width="228" height="30" style="text-align: center; float: left;" /><img src="" width="100" height="75" style="float: left;" /></p> <p style="text-align: center;"><img src="" width="96" height="116" /><img src="" width="190" height="90" /></p> <p style="text-align: center;"><img src="" width="150" height="30" /><img src="" width="155" height="38" /><img src="" width="150" height="142" /></p> <p style="text-align: left;"><br /><img src="" width="120" height="150" style="display: block; margin-left: auto; margin-right: auto;" /></p> <p style="text-align: left;"></p> <p style="text-align: left;"><img src="" width="125" height="35" style="display: block; margin-left: auto; margin-right: auto;" /></p> <div> <p style="text-align: left;"></p> <p style="text-align: left;"></p> <p style="text-align: left;"></p> <p style="text-align: center;"><span style="text-align: left;">Aquatica • Bok Tower Gardens • Busch Gardens Tampa Bay • Central Florida Zoo and Botanical Gardens • Cooper's Hawk Winery</span></p> <p style="text-align: center;">Crayola Experience • Duffy's Sports Grill • 4Rivers Smokehouse • Florida Aquarium • Jillian Quain Photography • Kennedy Space Center</p> <p style="text-align: center;">Kings Bowl America • Medieval Times • Nothing Bundt Cakes Sand Lake • Oriental Trading Company • Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> Orlando Putting Edge • Orlando Shakespeare Theater • Orlando Solar Bears • OtterBox • Panera Covelli Enterprises  </p> <p style="text-align: center;">Picaboo • PRP Wines • The REP Theater • The Salt Room Orlando • Salon INXS • SeaWorld Orlando • Sleuths Myster Dinner Shows</p> <p style="text-align: center;">Southwest Airlines • Splitsville • Tampa Bay Buccaneers • Tampa Bay Rays • TreeUmph! </p> <p style="text-align: center;">Total Wine &amp; More • Universal Orlando • UF GatorZone  </p> <p style="text-align: center;">Walt Disney World Orlando Parks and Resorts • WonderWorks •  Woodhouse Day Spa Orlando • WhirlyDome</p> <p style="text-align: center;">W.S. Badger Company  • Wyland Galleries</p> <p style="text-align: center;"></p> <p style="text-align: center;"></p> <p style="text-align: center;"></p> </div> </div> Fri, 05 Feb 2016 20:04:01 +0000 <![CDATA[Upcoming Meetings and Conferences]]> <p style="text-align: center;">Central Florida iaedp Chapter</p> <p style="text-align: center;">Leaning into Emotions: A Cutting Edge Approach to the Treatment of Eating Disorders</p> <p style="text-align: center;">Presented by Dee Ross Franklin, M.A. from Renfrew Centers</p> <p>This workshop examines the psychological complexity of eating disorders and explores the benefits of a cutting edge treatment which focuses on emotional exposure. There is growing evidence that emotional avoidance is a maintaining factor for eating disorders as well as co-morbid conditions such as anxiety, depression, substance abuse and trauma response. Treatment which specifically focuses on targeting emotional avoidance and developing emotional awareness tolerance and acceptance can provide an integrated, unified approach to resolving the myriad of symptoms often associated with the complex eating disorder client. Though experiential demonstration this workshop will apply concepts from David Barlow's Unified Protocol for the Treatment of Emotional Disorders, to the treatment of complex eating disorders.</p> <p>Learning Objectives<br />1. Participants will be able to identify three benefits of using a transdiagnostic approach to treat Eating Disorders.<br />2. Participants will be able to describe the three components of an emotional experience.<br />3. Participants will be able to describe three necessary elements of a designed exposure.</p> <p></p> <p>Prepay through eventbrite:</p> <p></p> <p></p> <p>Ms. Franklin is the Training, Program Development and Implementation Coordinator for the Renfrew Centers. In this role she is responsible for the conceptualization, development and implementation of treatment programs, protocols and therapy materials across all Renfrew sites nationwide. Additionally, she facilitates multidisciplinary training of clinical staff in the practice of evidenced-based models, and provides ongoing leadership and supervision on these topics to Renfrew's leadership teams across the organization. Ms. Franklin has extensive training &amp; experience in the Unified Protocol for the Transdiagnostic Treatment of Emotional Disorders (UP) and is a Certified UP Therapist through the Center for Anxiety for Related Disorders (Boston University). Ms. Franklin earned a dual Bachelor of Arts (magna cum laude) in Psychology and Socio-cultural Anthropology, and a Masters in Psychology from Wits University in South Africa. Ms. Franklin's interest in practice includes a specialized focus on the treatment of eating disorders, anxiety, trauma and diversity issues.</p> Fri, 20 Jul 2012 19:14:33 +0000