About The Chapter
Established in 1985, the International Association of Eating Disorders Professionals (iaedp) Foundation is well-recognized today for its excellence in providing the highest standards of education, training, and certification to a multidisciplinary group of professionals who treat the full spectrum of eating disorders.
The mission of the New Haven Hartford Chapter of iaedp reflects that of the iaedp national mission. Our chapter is focused on providing education and raising awareness, as well as the prevention and treatment of eating disorders
iaedp New Haven Hartford provides a place for professionals in the field of eating disorders to network, exchange ideas and be educated on all things related to eating disorders. The iaedp Foundation offers a highly respected certification to receive specialized credentials, and assists members to complete the certification process.
Our Chapter helps to promote standards of care and is dedicated to helping professionals navigate the process towards becoming a Certified Eating Disorder Specialist.
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
We are committed to excellence in the ethical practice of those professionals who treat eating disorders. Given the psychological, behavioral, social, cultural, medical, biological, familial, and legal complexities of eating disorders, iaedp strives to ensure all members have the appropriate training and competencies to function with the highest level of integrity in all interactions with clients, families, colleagues, ancillary professionals, and the general community. iaedp expects that members will act in accordance with their respective disciplines and/or the APA, NASW, ATCB, AAMFT codes of ethics. Ethical concerns brought to the attention of iaedp are reviewed by the Ethics Committee whose recommendations are submitted to the Board of Directors for resolution.