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One Bite at a Time: Understanding Eating Issues in the Jewish Community

Monday, November 18, 2013 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Join us! The Multiservice Eating Disorders Association (MEDA) will present on the struggles adolescents face and why the number of Jewish teens diagnosed with eating disorders is rising.

Free and open to the public!

 

This workshop will help you:

Recognize if an adolescent may be struggling with an eating disorder.

Understand more about eating disorders.

Learn about the treatment options and resources available for parents in Western Mass.

Discuss the next steps.

 

Speakers

Beth Mayer, LICSW, is the CEO of MEDA and has been in the eating disorders field for 30 years.

Rachel is a young woman successfully recovering from an eating disorder.

Donna Gordon, MSW, LICSW is the JFS Clinical Director.

 

For more information, please contact Donna Gordon, d.gordon@jfswm.org or call 413.455.1936.

Pre-registration is recommended. Please contact info@jfswm.org or call 413.737.2601

 

Co-sponsored by the Springfield Jewish Community Center.

Funding provided by the Harold Grinspoon Foundation

Details

Date:
Monday, November 18, 2013
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Organizer

Donna Gordon
Phone:
413.455.1936
Email:
Website:
www.jfswm.org