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Alphabet Soup: Treating ARFID with ERP


This course was held on February 21, 2024


Rebecca Berman, MSS, MLSP, LCSW, Clinical Director

Join us for an illuminating webinar led by Rebecca Berman, a distinguished expert in the field, as she delves into the nuanced treatment of Avoidant/Restrictive Food Intake Disorder (ARFID) using Exposure and Response Prevention (ERP) therapy.

This exclusive session will provide an in-depth exploration of how ERP, under Rebecca Berman's guidance, can be tailored to address the complexities of ARFID. Gain valuable insights, practical strategies, and a deep understanding of how ERP techniques can empower individuals to overcome food avoidance and restriction challenges. Don't miss this rare opportunity to learn from Rebecca Berman's wealth of experience and knowledge in effectively treating ARFID through ERP therapy.

Learning Objectives

  • Identify three subtypes of ARFID
  • Identify key components of setting up a quality exposure
  • Identify hidden compulsions including avoidance, thought suppression, and mental rituals associated with ARFID

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  • If you are unable to attend an online course or webinar, Anxiety Institute offers a 100% money-back guarantee, if you notify us at least 24-hours prior to the scheduled start date.  For a multi-session course, cancellation must be received 24-hours prior to the first session.
  • If you are unable to attend a course session/webinar due to extenuating circumstances, a recording of the session will be available for viewing for two weeks after the live session date.
  • If Anxiety Institute cancels the availability of a course or webinar for any reason, participants will be notified via email. Though we would not do so without good reason, we reserve this right, as well as the right to reschedule courses and webinars and/or substitute presenters. In the case of a cancelled or rescheduled course, you may request a full refund of course/webinar fees paid.
  • If you wish to cancel your course registration, notification must be sent to at least 24-hours prior to the scheduled start date.

Anxiety Institute, LLC disclaims any liability for any losses or damages, direct or indirect, arising from a training cancellation.

To receive CE credits, clinicians must attend the course sessions in real time, not via recorded sessions. All CE Certification fees are non-refundable.

Rebecca Berman, MSS, MLSP, LCSW

Clinical Director

Rebecca Berman, MSS, MLSP, LCSW BS, University of Delaware  //  MSS, MLSP, Bryn Mawr College Over the last eighteen years, Rebecca Berman has treated adolescents and adults with anxiety-related issues and eating disorders in outpatient, intensive outpatient, day treatment, residential, and inpatient settings. Rebecca earned a dual Master’s Degree in Social Service / Law and Social Policy from Bryn Mawr College Graduate School of Social Work and Social Research. Rebecca joins Anxiety Institute after fourteen years with the prestigious Renfrew Center where she served most recently as a Clinical Training Specialist. In that role, Rebecca was responsible for supervision, training, treatment, program development, and led Renfrew’s Trauma Informed Care initiative. Rebecca co-authored the groundbreaking treatment manual The Renfrew Unified Treatment for Eating Disorders and Comorbidity – An Adaptation of the Unified Protocol, published by Oxford University Press in 2021. Rebecca specializes in anxiety, trauma, eating disorders, and neurodiversity and has a special interest in working with the transgender population. Rebecca is a nationally recognized speaker in Trauma, Eating Disorders, Avoidant/Restrictive Food Intake Disorder (ARFID), Self-Injury, Neurodivergence, and Transdiagnostic Treatments. In recent years, Rebecca has witnessed first-hand the overlap of anxiety, trauma and eating disorders in the adolescent, young adult, and adult populations. She is passionate about treating multiple disorders at once by understanding their maintaining mechanisms and the role of experiential avoidance. Rebecca has been motivated to research, develop, and implement cutting-edge transdiagnostic treatment practices using the unified protocol and cognitive processing therapy.

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