Associate, iaedp Institute on Eating Disorders
This designation has been created to acknowledge and formally recognize those working in the field of eating disorders or affiliated professions who have completed basic coursework (as defined below) with an educational designation . This designation would signify the individual has completed coursework and testing that demonstrates a basic overview of eating disorders, current treatment modalities, medical aspects, and nutritional aspects of diagnosis and treatment.
This process is under the supervision of the iaedp Advisory Board and the iaedp Board of Directors. It is not part of iaedp’s certification process. It is distinctly educational and does not indicate a proficiency or ability to treat eating disorders independently.
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Prerequisite to participate:
Bachelor’s Degree from a 4 year accredited college (equivalent and exceptions by individual review)
Membership is required to apply for the Educational Designation.
Educational Designation Curriculum:
Completed all 4 online (special edition—webinar/videos only) or symposium classes (current classes offered yearly at the symposium). These courses are updated each year to include any new developments, research, or treatment significant changes (i.e., DSM-5 etc.)
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The Educational Designation Final Exam fee is $40 per attempt up to 3 attempts. Please note - A passing score on the Final Exam is valid for 2 years. A passing score on the exam indicates the ability to apply use the designation Associate, iaedpTM Institute on Eating Disorders
Associate, iaedp Institute on Eating Disorders (with Certificate of Completion). This designation must not be abbreviated in promotional materials.
Term: 5 years with renewal period after completing a special review course offered by iaedp.