What is The iaedp™ North Carolina Chapter?

We are a not for profit organization of eating disorders professionals and those interested in becoming eating eating disorders professionals, including therapists, dietitians, medical providers, treatment centers, students, body movement professionals, and nurses. Our chapter meets on a quarterly basis for continuing education, networking and collaboration.

Our Chapter’s Mission

The iaedp™ North Carolina Chapter, as an affiliate of the iaedp™ Foundation, will provide eating disorder education programs, information, discussion forums, networking, regional and state clinical team building, and other services to enhance the experience of its members in accordance with the iaedp™ Foundation mission.  It is through the furtherance of this common purpose chapters will promote effective cooperation and collaboration among members, building a well-informed membership and providing for membership promotion and retention in the best interest of the Chapter and the iaedp™ Foundation.

What is the iaedp™ Foundation?

International Association of Eating Disorders Professionals

iaedp™’s Mission Statement

To promote a high level of professionalism among practitioners who treat individuals with eating disorders by promoting ethical and professional standards, offering education and training in the field, certifying those who have met prescribed requirements, promoting professional awareness of eating disorders and assisting in prevention efforts.

Chapter Officers

President
Ryan Sobus, MPH, RD, LDN, CEDRD-S

Vice President
Heather Patterson Meyer PsyD, LP, HSP-P

President-Elect
Kimberley L. Benton, Psy.D., CEDS

Secretary
Bennett Kirkpatrick MA, LPC, CEDS

Treasurer
Nealie Tebb MS, RDN, LDN, CEDRD, CSSD

Education Chair
Tammy Holcomb LPCS, CEDS, NBCCH

Hospitality Chair
Jason Roberts MA, MS, LMFT

Marketing Chair
Jenn Burnell MS, RD, LDN, CEDRD-S

Membership co-chair
Eliza Sholtz MSW, LCSW, CEDS

Membership co-chair
Emily Shigley-Glendenning MSW, LCSW

Certification Chair
Alison Rhyne Allen MSW, LCSW, LCAS, CCS, CEDS

Social Media Chair
Nancy Holliman MA, NCC, LCMHC, CEDS