How does America’s obsession with dieting impact the treatment and recovery of individuals with eating disorders?
What does this mean for family members and friends supporting them, or for other parents, coaches or educators hoping to prevent eating disorders?
How does it affect the work of eating disorder treament professionals, educators, and others working to combat unhealthy obsession with body image?
Join Timberline Knolls, the Body Balance Coalition, REbeL, and award-winning filmmaker Darryl Roberts for Kansas City’s first public screening of “America the Beautiful 2: The Thin Commandments.”
This eye-opening documentary film explores some of the ways the diet and weight loss industry exploits our fear of fat, and shows how the struggle to cope with ixed messages about body size, weight and nutrition affects real people.
7:00 p.m./Tuesday January 31, 2012
Regnier Center, First Floor/Johnson County Community College
12345 College Boulevard/Overland Park, KS
Complimentary hors d-oeuvres and refreshments will be provided starting at 6 p.m.
Space is limited. Reserve your seat today: www.TimberlineKnolls.org/Kansas-City