EDRD Pro™️ invites you to join Dr. Lauren Muhlheim and Katie Grubiak, RDN for this one-hour workshop diving into a novel weight-inclusive approach for calculating target weights in adolescent eating disorder recovery. Dr. Peebles introduces this model in Module 4 of our course, Working with Adolescents and Their Families in Eating Disorder Recovery. If you can’t join live, it will be recorded.


* If you are already enrolled in the course, this is complimentary to you as part of enrollment, and the Zoom link to join will be sent to you automatically on January 10th.

If you decide to enroll in the full course (20 CE credits), your registration fee from this workshop will be refunded to you.

This 1 hour workshop will cover:

  • Benefits of using this approach to calculating target weight when possible
  • Walk through all 7 steps of the calculation
  • 2 case examples
  • Worksheet for you to use in practice with clients
  • Q & A time permitting

This 1 hour workshop will cover:

  • Why a Standardized Approach to Calculating Target Weight is Needed
  • Thorough explanation of a novel approach to calculating target weight-for-age from a weight-inclusive standpoint
  • Research and expertise behind this new mode of calculating target weight for teens
  • Walk through of how to calculate, data needed, and worksheet provided
  • Tips for having conversations about target goal weight-for-age with caregivers in an FBT approach
  • Q & A

Meet The Speakers

Dr. Lauren Muhlheim PSY.D., FAED, CEDS

Lauren Muhlheim, Psy.D., FAED, CEDS is a psychologist and eating disorder specialist who provides evidence-based treatment for eating disorders in the outpatient setting and virtually for patients in California and New York. She was originally trained in CBT for eating disorders in the 1990s by one of its developers and is certified in family-based treatment (FBT).

Katherine Grubiak, RDN

Katie Grubiak, RDN graduated from the Coordinated Program in Dietetics at The University of Texas at Austin. She first pursued a career in public health nutrition in San Diego and Los Angeles with a maternal-child focus. It was in the same underprivileged area of Los Angeles where she was serving nutritionally that she began to combine her passions, teaching dance and guiding families of dancers to public health clinic access at a foundation called everybody dance! which was awarded by First Lady Michelle Obama the National Arts & Humanities Youth Program Award.



The registration deadline is at the end of the day, January 9th, 2023.

Professional Attendee

RDN, MD, LCSW, LMHC, allied health professional, licensed or credentialed providers

1 CE Credit approved by CDR for registered dietitians

You will be provided a zoom link after purchase.

Student / Equity Pricing


1 CE Credit approved by CDR for registered dietitians

You will be provided a zoom link after purchase.


Register for the Full Course

 3-year access (20 CE credits) and receive complimentary access to the workshop.

$399 EDRD Pro Member (payment plan available)
$499 Standard Price (non-member)