Latin i/o/a Cultural Humility and Barriers to Treatment

Jun 22, 2022 | 9:30am - 11:00am MDT

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Anyone can have an eating disorder yet there is little awareness on how eating disorders and body shame impact Latinx communities. This presentation will provide an overview on the barriers to diagnosis and treatment, the intersection of gender and sexuality on the development of body shame, and how to increase inclusive, culturally responsive, and affirming care for Latinx communities.

Educational Objectives

Following this presentation, participants will be able to...

  • Identify the intersection of gender and sexuality in body shame development in Latinx communities
  • Describe affirming therapeutic interventions to support body liberation
  • Explain barriers to eating disorder treatment in Latinx communities

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