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Disordered Eating and Body Image Disturbance in the Military

October 5, 2023 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm EDT

Male army soldier participating in physical fitness training.

About This Webinar

Service members experience disordered eating and body image disturbance at a higher rate than the general population which can have a significant, negative impact on service members’ readiness and performance.  This presentation teaches Registered Dietitian Nutritionists and other health care providers the best practices to identify and manage disordered eating and body image disturbance. It empowers service providers to identify signs and symptoms and provides tools to support service members experiencing these struggles.

Learning Objectives:

  • Describe the prevalence of disordered eating and body image disturbance in a military population.
  • Identify common signs and symptoms of disordered eating and body image disturbance.
  • Explain the impact of disordered eating on individual readiness and performance.
  • Give two examples of assessment tools and two examples of intervention strategies for service members experiencing disordered and body image disturbance.


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CPT Stephanie Meno, MS, RD, CSSD

CPT Stephanie Meno is the Army’s Nutrition Domain Lead for the Holistic Health and Fitness (H2F) program at the Center for Initial Military Training, Fort Eustis, Virginia.

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Priscilla Rumph, MS, RD, CSSD, CEDRD

Priscilla Rumph is a Registered Dietitian on the Holistic Health and Fitness (H2F) Team at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Washington.

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CPT Maria Stukenborg, MS, RDN

CPT Maria Stukenborg is the Holistic Health and Fitness Nutrition Program Director at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Washington.

Continuing Education (CE) Credit

Continuing Education Credit
  • Registered Dietitian Nutritionists (RDNs) and Nutrition and Dietetic Technicians, Registered (NDTRs): This webinar is pending approval from the Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) for 1.5 CPEUs for RDNs and NDTRs.
  • Social Workers, Licensed Professional Counselors, and Licensed Marriage and Family Therapists: Programming approval for 1.5 CE credits will be obtained for Social Work, LPCs, and LMFTs from the University of Texas at Austin, Steve Hicks School of Social Work. Check with your state licensing agency for reciprocity and/or credit approval if licensed for other professions or in one of the following states: CO, FL, HI, IA, KS, KY, MI, NY, ND, OH, OK.
  • Case Managers: This program will be submitted to the Commission for Case Manager Certification for approval to provide board-certified case managers with 1.5 clock hours.
  • Certified Family Life Educators: This program will be submitted to the National Council on Family Relations (NCFR) for 1.5 CE credit for CFLEs.
  • Board Certified Patient Advocates: This program will be submitted to The Patient Advocate Certification Board to provide CE credit to Board Certified Patient Advocates (BCPA). The course has been approved for a total of 1.5 CE contact hours, of which 0.0 are in the area of Ethics.
  • Certified in Family and Consumer Sciences (CFCS): This course is awaiting approval for 1.5 CE credits from the American Association for Family and Consumer Sciences (AAFCS) for CFCS.
  • OneOp Certificates of Attendance will be available for those interested in documenting additional professional development activities.

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October 5, 2023
11:00 am - 12:30 pm EDT
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