Renowned psychologist Dr. Ron Manley will be speaking in Kelowna February 7-8. This is an incredible opportunity to learn about disordered eating and athleticism. Event details follow:
Thursday Feb. 7, 6-7:30pm| Synergetic: Disordered Eating and Athleticism |
The Laurel Packinghouse 1304 Ellis Street
Dr. Ron Manley is a registered psychologist since 1983. He worked in the field of eating disorders for over twenty-eight years at B.C. Children’s Hospital, which included eleven years as Clinical Director of the Provincial Specialized Eating Disorders Program for Children & Adolescents. He is a registered weight training instructor, personal trainer, and yoga fitness instructor. A recent publication of his, is the co-authored paper “Fitness Instructors’ Recognition of Eating Disorders and Attendant Ethical/Liability Issues.”
He is now in private practice where his work includes psychotherapy, consultation, and supervision for therapists, and teaching and workshops/training. He works with adolescents and adults, specializing in the area of eating disorders and disordered eating, athletes, and trauma recovery.