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Valerie Staples, staff psychologist, concurrent assistant professional specialist; and Wendy Settle, staff psychologist, concurrent assistant professor, University Counseling Center; along with Dr. Kathy Cohoon, physician, of Health Services, traveled to the Notre Dame study abroad site in Santiago, Chile. They provided information and consultation to on-site staff and host parents on mental issues affecting Notre Dame students. Collaboration focused on recognizing and addressing mental health issues and providing resources to students. V. Staples presented at the National Eating Disorders Association annual conference in New York City. She presented a one hour workshop on assessment and treatment of eating disorders to the Memorial Hospital medical residents on November 15.