Training for Healthcare Professionals

Navigating Eating Disorders in your Patients with Type 2 Diabetes

Description: Nearly 25-40% of patients with type 2 diabetes (T2D) report disordered eating behaviors. Though untreated eating disorders may negatively impact diabetes management, providers have reported limited knowledge on how to best support patients who are experiencing these concerns.  This webinar will overview relevant signs of disordered eating behaviors, factors affecting the relationship between T2D and disordered eating, and present some evidence-based strategies to assess and best support T2D patients who are affected by eating disorders.

Webinar Details

Audience: Primary care and behavioral health providers serving children, adolescents, and young adults
Duration: 1 hour
Cost: Free
Credit: 1 CE Credit or Certificate of Attendance

Learning Objectives

  • Describe the signs and symptoms of disordered eating in T2D patients.
  • Review factors affecting the relationship between T2D and eating disorders.
  • Provide evidence-based strategies to best assess and support T2D patients with disordered eating behaviors.


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Rachel Goode, PhD, MPH, LCSW
Assistant Professor, University of North Carolina’s School of Social Work, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

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