February 29th, 2012 12:00 PM   through   1:00 PM
Room 286
14500 Juanita Drive N.E.
Kenmore, WA 98028
United States
Campus Kenmore Campus
Audience General Public
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Bastyr alumna Shana Goldman MS ('07), RD, and Bastyr dietetic intern Angela Waco, MS, LMHCA, will discuss health and body image as part of the University's National Eating Disorders Awareness Week Speaker Series.

Bastyr University's departments of Nutrition and Exercise Science and Counseling and Health Psychology bring you the third annual National Eating Disorders Awareness Week Speaker Series from February 27 to March 1, 2012.

Speakers at the talk titled "Health at Every Size and Promoting Positive Body Image" are Bastyr alumna Shana Goldman MS ('07), RD, and Bastyr dietetic intern Angela Waco, MS, LMHCA, who will explore and discuss:

  • Markers of health other than weight
  • Acceptance and respect for the natural diversity of body sizes and shapes
  • Methods to support and improve body image of clients

While eating disorders may begin with preoccupations with food and weight, they are most often about much more than food. Join us to learn more about eating disorder awareness, prevention and treatment.

To learn more about food disorders, visit NationalEatingDisorders.org.