Trainings and Events

Date: April - September 2024
Location: Hosted Virtually via Zoom

2024 Training Series

Our team at UC San Diego Health Eating Disorders Center for Treatment and Research remains committed to providing you with the best clinical training opportunities to enhance your practices. This year, are offering eight trainings to showcase the unique treatments we are providing while bringing you the latest research and its clinical implications.

Register to reserve your spot,

Past Trainings and Events

Date: September 13 & 14, 2023
Time: 8:00am - 4:00pm Both Days
Location: Hosted Virtually via Zoom

Introduction to DBT for Eating Disorders

Join us for a 2-day Introduction to DBT for Eating Disorders

Speakers: Leslie Anderson, PhD | Anne Cusack, PsyD | Julie Melekian, LMFT

Space is extremely limited. Register to reserve your spot,

Date: March 10 - June 17, 2021
Location: Hosted Virtually via Zoom

2021 Virtual Training Series

The health and safety of our patients, staff, and partners remain our highest priority, so this year, we are bringing you our latest research and treatment through a series of three in-depth trainings. Led by experts in the eating disorders field, our trainings will explore the nuances of eating disorders and anxiety, Radically Open Dialectical Behavior Therapy (RO-DBT), and treatment of patients who have Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder with an Eating Disorder.

Date: February 27 - 28, 2020
Time: 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location: The Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines

Innovative Treatment Approaches for Eating Disorders

Join us at the Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines for our 4th Annual Conference and Workshops! With a focus on new and innovative treatments, attendee will spend two beautiful days in San Diego learning from international experts in eating disorder treatment.

Date: February 6, 2019
Time: 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Location: The Palm House at Rancho Mirage

Yoga & Eating Disorders Workshop

UC San Diego Eating Disorders Center would like to invite you to an eating disorders & yoga workshop in 2019! This three-hour program will cover a didactic and experiental yoga flow taught by our clinicians who are also Registered Yoga Teachers.

To reserve your spot, please RSVP. For questions contact Vivian Lau.

Christina Wierenga, PhD - photo

Multiple trainings between February 11 - March 7, 2019

Temperament Based Therapy Workshops

Come and learn from the founders of TBT-S about this new evidence informed multi-family treatment for patients 16 and over with Anorexia Nervosa (AN).

Trainers: Laura Hill, PhD, Stephanie Knatz Peck, PhD, & Christina Wierenga, PhD


Stephanie Knatz Peck, PhD - photo