Irish National Eating Disorders Conference 2020

Thank you to everyone who attended and participated in this year's conference. You all helped to make it a great success and I appreciate the feedback received.

The speaker presentations can be downloaded below.

Hope for Eating Disorders Anna KR.pdf
Fashion Industry Research - Nikolett Bogar Presentation.pdf
Fiona Flynn. Bodywhys.pdf
Nick & Carol Pollard Presentation.pdf
Recovery focused relationships INED 2020.pdf
ECED Belfast 2021.pdf

4th Irish National Eating Disorders Conference

Thank you to everyone who attended and participated in the Irish National Eating Disorders Conference on February 22nd 2019. Your support is very welcomed.

Below please find links to the speaker presentations. I look forward to welcoming you all again next year.

Psychological Determinants of Abnormal Nutritional Habits and Obesity
Susana Jiménez Murcia, PhD Professor, University Barcelona
The challenge of impulsivity in eating disorders; research and practical management approaches
Fernando Fernández-Aranda, Professor of Psychology University Barcelona
Managing the minefield of social media for eating disorders
Doctor Colman Noctor

In the meantime do check out the information on the European Council on Eating Disorders Paris conference in September 2019

3rd Irish National Eating Disorders Conference

Keynote Speakers

Prof Ivan Eisler is Joint Head of CAMHS Eating Disorders Service and Professor of Family Psychology and Family Therapy at the Institute of Psychiatry, Kings College London, and Head of the Section of Family Therapy there.



Prof Michel Probst, a physiotherapist by profession, is Professor of Rehabilitation in Mental Health at the Faculty of Kinesiology and Rehabilitation Sciences at KU Leuven, Belgium and Head of the Department of Physical Therapy and Psychomotor Therapy at the University Psychiatric Center-KU Leuven, Kortenberg, Belgium.


2nd Irish National Eating Disorders Conference

Keynote Speakers

Prof. J. Hubert Lacey, Professor Emeritus, St. George's Hospital, University of London. Prof. Lacey will speak on 'Severe and Enduring Anorexia Nervosa'.
Download the Anorexia Nervosa Presentation


In addition to other presentations, a 2-hour CBT Masterclass for eating disorders will be given by renowned researcher and clinician, Prof. Glenn Waller, Department of Psychology, University of Sheffield.
Download the CBT for Eating Disorders Dublin 2017 handout