- Explore the benefits of a fully consistent weight-neutral and curiosity-based approach to dietetic practice across all age groups and clinical areas.
- Understand how language and concepts from weight science and the eating disorders treatment world can be applied to reduce risk of harm to body image and improve self-esteem and health outcomes in dietetic practice.
- Self-reflect on how personal language choices and biases can increase awareness of how language choices and personal/cultural biases can inadvertently affect the risk of harm.
Date of Presentation: October 17, 2019, Ontario Family Health Team Conference
Speaker: Anne Williams RD is part of the St. Joseph's Healthcare Hamilton Eating Disorders program and a consultant for the Hamilton Family Health Team with expertise in nephrology, community cancer support, primary care and community education.
- Video presentation (43 min) with the presentation slides (pdf)
- Audio file (mp3 file)
Cost: $19.95 for members; $24.95 for non-members; $14.95 for students