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iaedp™ established the certification process to promote standards of excellence within the field of eating disorders. Professionals who demonstrate clinical expertise ...

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iaedp NY Mission Statement

To promote a high level of professionalism among practitioners who treat individuals with eating disorders by promoting ethical and professional standards, offering education and training in the field, certifying those who have met prescribed requirements, promoting public and professional awareness of eating disorders and assisting in prevention efforts.

Recommended Articles

What to know about pica

October 23 2019
Pica occurs when people crave and eat nonfood items. In some cases, this behavior can become harmful. This article describes what pica is, lists some possible causes, and explains how best to treat it.

How to induce vomiting: What to know

September 5 2019
Although people sometimes wish to induce vomiting to treat poisoning, to relieve nausea, or due to an eating disorder, there are no safe ways to do this at home. Learn more about the risks of inducing vomiting here.

What different eating disorders are there?

September 5 2019
Eating disorders are conditions that involve disordered eating. Learn more about the different types of eating disorder and their associated symptoms and complications here.

Metabolic factors likely contribute to anorexia

July 19 2019
A genetic study suggests that anorexia nervosa has metabolic as well as psychiatric components and opens the door to new treatments for the illness.

Concerta vs. Vyvanse for ADHD

July 17 2019
Concerta and Vyvanse are two stimulant medications that can help treat ADHD. In this article, learn about how they work, as well as their possible side effects.

On Going Groups for Recovery

Groups our current members are offering.

If you have a continuous group running, and would like to post it on the iaedpNY Chapter website, please email us a description with name, location, time, a 1-sentence description, and contact information (exceeding no greater than 4 lines). Please email to the President.

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