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Amy Pershing, LMSW, ACSW

Center for Eating Disorders


Amy Pershing, LMSW, ACSW, is the Founder of Bodywise, the first binge eating disorder (BED)-specific treatment program in the United States, founded in 1995.  She is the Director of Pershing Consulting, which offers training to clinicians treating BED around the world.  Amy is also the creator of "Hungerwise™," a 9-week program for ending chronic dieting and weight cycling using the Attuned Eating And Movement approach, offered nationally online.  Based on over 30 years of clinical experience, Amy has pioneered a treatment approach for BED that is strengths-based, incorporating Internal Family Systems, somatic trauma techniques, Attuned Eating and Movement, and a Health at Every Size philosophy.  Amy lectures internationally and writes extensively on the treatment of BED and her own recovery journey for both professional and lay communities.  She has been featured on radio, podcast, and television speaking about BED treatment and recovery, relapse prevention, weight stigma, and attuned eating and movement.  She is a founding member and Past Chair of the Binge Eating Disorder Association (BEDA), and is the winner of BEDA's Pioneer in Clinical Advocacy award.  She is the author of the book Binge Eating Disorder: The Journey to Recovery and Beyond as well as many articles and chapters about BED treatment and advocacy.

Speaker Disclosures:

Financial: Amy Pershing is the founding director of Bodywise and the Vice President of The Center for Eating Disorders. She is an author with Routledge Publishing and Receives royalties. Ms. Pershing receives a speaking honorarium, book royalties, and recording royalties from PESI, Inc. She has no relevant financial relationships with ineligible organizations.

Non-financial: Amy Pershing is a member of the National Association of Social Workers, the Academy for Eating Disorders, and the Academy of Certified Social Workers. She is a founding board member of the Eating Disorders Action Network and is the membership chair for the Eating Disorders Professional League of Michigan.

Emotional Eating, Chronic Dieting, Bingeing and Body Image: What Every Clinician Needs to Know


Faculty:
Judith Matz, LCSW, ACSW |  Amy Pershing, LMSW, ACSW |  Christy Harrison, MPH, RD, CEDS |  Heidi Kopacek, PsyD, LP, RYT
Duration:
6 Hours 26 Minutes
Copyright:
Feb 01, 2022
Product Code:
CRS001336
Media Type:
Online Course
Price:
$197.18 Standard - $345.93

Binge Eating Disorder: Clinical Interventions to Treat Underlying Trauma, Body Shame, and the Diet/Binge Cycle


Faculty:
Amy Pershing, LMSW, ACSW
Duration:
6 Hours 7 Minutes
Copyright:
Jan 31, 2020
Product Code:
RNV055405
Media Type:
DVD
Price:
$125.39 - 2022 Anniversary Sale Standard - $219.99

The Body Positivity Card Deck

53 Strategies for Body Acceptance, Appreciation and Respect

Author:
Judith Matz, LCSW, ACSW |  Amy Pershing, LMSW, ACSW
Copyright:
2020
Publication Date:
May 05, 2020
Product Code:
PUB086400
Media Type:
Books
Price:
$16.99 - Standard

Binge Eating Disorder

The Journey to Recovery and Beyond

Author:
Amy Pershing, LMSW, ACSW |  Chevese Turner
Copyright:
2018
Publication Date:
Aug 14, 2018
Product Code:
SAM086200
Media Type:
Books
Price:
$34.95 - Standard

CSTS Certification: Eating Disorders, Addictive Eating, Body Shame and More


Faculty:
Patti Ashley, PhD, LPC |  Ann Saffi Biasetti, PhD, LCSWR, CEDS, CIAYT |  Richard C. Schwartz, PhD |  Amy Pershing, LMSW, ACSW
Duration:
26 Hours 19 Minutes
Copyright:
Sep 17, 2021
Product Code:
CRS001517EVG
Media Type:
Online Course
Price:
$621.27 Standard - $1,089.95

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