Nurturing Body Respect: The Facts, Fictions, and Clinical Path with Dr. Linda Bacon
In this provocative workshop, Linda Bacon, Ph.D. challenges the assumptions of a health agenda based on thinness as a goal and dietary control as the answer.
Date: Thursday, October 25, 2018
Location: Folk Art Center Auditorium | 828-298-7928
Milepost 382 Blue Ridge Parkway, Asheville NC
Registration: Advance registration only; no on-site tickets
**Ticket sales end 10/23/18 at 6:00 pm
$65 registration with Continuing Education (4 CEs)
$30 for general attendance with no CEs
10% Discount for group block purchasing (5 or more tickets)
*Therapists, dietitians, health care providers, educators, fitness and wellness field folks, individuals/loved-ones at various stages/phases of the ED journey, and other curious bodies are welcome.
**We will have Dr. Bacon's books available for purchase at the workshop. Cash or check only - $18 ea or $30 if you choose to purchase both. Checks made out to Carolina Resource Center for Eating Disorders (proceeds benefit #CRCforED).
Dr. Linda Bacon-
Researcher, professor, and best-selling author of Health at Every Size: The Surprising Truth About Your Weight and Body Respect: What Conventional Health Books Get Wrong, Leave Out, or Just Plain Fail to Understand About Weight.
Carolina Resource Center for Eating Disorders (CRC for ED). CRC for ED has served WNC as T.H.E. Center for Disordered Eating since 2004. With its new name, the organization remains the only nonprofit in North Carolina supporting individuals, families, and professionals concerned with disordered eating and recovery from eating disorders.
CRC for ED's Mission: Developing and connecting resources to assist and advocate for those impacted by eating disorders.
In partnership with:
Title Sponsor: Tapestry Eating Disorder Treatment Centers
Tier 2 Sponsor: Veritas Collaborative Eating Disorder Treatment
Tier 2 Sponsor: Walden Behavioral Care
CE Sponsor: Veritas Collaborative Eating Disorder Treatment
Speaker Hospitality Sponsor: Structure House
Tier 3 Sponsor: Carolina House Eating Disorder Treatment Center
Venue Sponsor: Folk Art Center
Hotel Sponsor: Hotel Indigo Asheville
Nourishment Sponsor: Nutritious Thoughts
Nourishment Sponsor: Traci Malone, MHS, RD/LDN, CLT
Scholarship Sponsor: Riley Wellness Group
Door Prize Sponsor: Happy Body Fitness & Wellness
Folk Art Center Auditorium (View)
Milepost 382 Blue Ridge Parkway
Asheville, NC 28805
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