International Conferences

17 & 20 July 2019, The CityCube, Berlin, Germany

  • Pre-Congress Full Day Workshop – Adapting Cognitive Behaviour Therapy to the Distinctive Features of Eating Disorders. Speaker: Kelly Bemis Vitousek, Hawaii University, USA
  • Invited Address – Pros and Cons of Transdiagnostic Thinking: Examples from the Eating Disorder Field. Speaker: Kelly Bemis Vitousek, Hawaii University, USA
  • Half-Day In-Congress Workshop – Exposure therapy applied to eating disorders: Terrified patients and anxious clinicians. Speakers: Carolyn Becker, Trinity University, USA & Glenn Waller, University of Sheffield, UK
  • Skills Class: Brief CBT-T for Eating Disorders. Speakers: Glenn Waller, University of Sheffield, UK & Tracey Wade, Flinders University, Australia

At WCBCT, you will have the chance to:

  • Learn key CBT skills for working with anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, binge eating disorder and other eating disorders
  • Hear about state of the art of treatment for eating disorders from international experts
  • Learn about how to understand and address key symptoms, such as body image, binge-eating, and more
  • Participate in discussion about new developments in CBT for eating disorders
  • Present your own research and clinical work to an audience of your peers


  • Call for Papers Close Sunday 6th January 2019
  • Call for Posters Close Sunday 17th February 2019

See FLYER for any further information

Eating Disorders Alpbach 2019
Anorexia & Bulimia nervosa, Binge Eating Disorder, Adipositas / Obesity
17. – 19. October 2019, Alpbach, Tyrol,  Austria
Open to sufferers, carers and professionals.

Convenors & Chairs:
Prof. (FH) Karin Waldherr, Prof. Günther Rathner, Ph.D.
Prof. Ursula Bailer, Prof. Andreas Karwautz, M.D., Medical University of Vienna, Austria

Organised by:
Netzwerk Essstoerungen in cooperation with Austrian Society on Eating Disorders and  Innsbruck Medical University
​Phone +43-512-57 60 26