The LodeStone Center, an outpatient counseling and psychological services agency in McHenry, Illinois announces the participation of Psychologist Michelle Bidwell, Psy.D. on the board of the newly formed Heartland Chapter of the International Association of Eating Disorder Professionals. IAEDP’s Heartland Chapter

McHenry, IL (PRWEB) November 7, 2011– The LodeStone Center is proud to announce one of our Clinical Staff member’s  service on the board of the newly chartered Heartland Chapter of the International Association of Eating Disorder Professionals (IAEDP). Dr. Michelle Bidwell is now the Social Media Chair of the new chapter of IAEDP and is helping to promote their Inaugural Heartland Chapter Winter Celebration Event on December 3, 2011. She is also a clinical diagnostic consultant for the outpatient child and adolescent therapy services provided by The LodeStone Center in McHenry, Illinois.

Speaking about her excitement regarding the new chapter, Dr. Bidwell stated “there is a huge need for this organization in the Midwest. The professionals in this region that focus on eating disorders are spread across a large geographical area, and this chapter will give us a way to connect more frequently and share professional perspectives.”

Dr. Bidwell has provided psychological assessment services to The LodeStone Center since its creation in April of 2011. The organization provides child and adolescent therapy services, as well as general testing and counseling services for adults and couples. The LodeStone Center is proud to be affiliated with Dr. Bidwell and her enthusiastic promotion of advances in the treatment of this incredibly important area of research and treatment.

For more information regarding the Inaugural IAEDP Heartland Chapter Winter Celebration Event, see the flyer posted on the The LodeStone Center website, http://www.LodeStone

Questions regarding the services offered by The LodeStone Center can be directed to our administrative staff through our website, or at 847-802-4058, ext. 0