Join community conversations: Healthy body, mind, voice

first_img Published: April 5, 2018 Local and national experts will address promoting healthy body, mind and voice in two free and open talks on and off campus April 10 and 11, moderated by Associate Professor Sona Dimidjian.Panel members will share recent advances and knowledge about how to promote healthy body image and prevent disordered eating. Come with questions, share your perspectives and join in exploring how we can work together to support those in our community, especially girls and young women.If you goWho: Open to the publicWhat: Healthy Body Mind and Voice: Community ConversationsWhen: Tuesday, April 10, 6–8 p.m.; Wednesday, April 11, 6–8 p.m.Where: Wolf Law, Wittemyer Courtroom; Fairview High School AuditoriumRegister Now“Promoting Healthy Body Image”This talk will take place from 6 to 8 p.m. April 10 in Wolf Law’s Wittemyer Courtroom (room 101). Refreshments will be provided. Panelists include:Carmen Cool, Boulder-based psychotherapist, educator and advocate who specializes in dismantling diet culture and healing from disordered eating, chronic dieting and binge-eating disorderElizabeth Daniels, assistant professor in psychology department at UCCS and studies positive influences on girls’ and young women’s development including media and activity contextsMelissa Fabello, doctoral candidate at Widener University and feminist writer and speaker whose work focuses on body politics, beauty culture and eating disordersSonalee Rashatwar, grassroots organizer based in New Jersey and award-winning social worker, sex therapist and professor“Understanding & Preventing Disordered Eating”This talk will take place from 6 to 8 p.m. at Fairview High School Auditorium, located at 1515 Greenbriar Blvd., Boulder. Refreshments will be provided. Panelists include:Linda Craighead, professor of psychology at Emory University who has published extensively in the areas of eating disorders and weight concernsAlan Duffy, research process manager at Eating Recovery Center in Denver and associate director of the Body Project CollaborativeJennifer Hagman, psychiatrist and director of the Eating Disorders Treatment Program at The Children’s Hospital in DenverMalia Sperry, clinical psychologist and founder of La Luna Center, an eating disorder treatment center in BoulderRegister now for these free events.Categories:Lectures & PresentationsEvents & Exhibits Share Share via TwitterShare via FacebookShare via LinkedInShare via E-maillast_img read more

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