Eating Disorders 101: What Every Personal Trainer Needs to Know

This course, designed for personal trainers and allied-health professionals, presents the latest, cutting edge information about anorexia athletica, anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, and binge eating disorder. Learn which individuals likely candidates for eating disorders, how overexercising relates to eating disorders, how eating disorders affect exercise performance, common-sense guidelines for identifying eating disorders. This course includes an extensive list of recent journal articles, including 55 2001-2002 citations, recent books, reliable resource information from 9 organizations, and links to 20 excellent internet sites. A must-have course for personal trainers to help stem the tide against more than 8 million people in the United States with eating disorders.

Features online enrollment, online exam and instant grading. Optional automatic online certificate. Paper certificate mailed within ten days of passing online exam.