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Family night: Growing up in a body obsessed culture

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Whitby

700 Gordon Street

Whitby, ON L1N 5S9

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This event aims to increase the understanding of the impact that lifestyle expectations and messaging have on adolescents.

At this event you will:

  • Learn about the challenges of recovering from an eating disorder in a society that privileges certain types of bodies and health behaviours over others

  • Discover strategies for action against problematic body and eating norms

  • Learn how to mindfully guide individuals as they face confusing messages about their bodies

  • Have the opportunity to ask questions and discover solutions

Who should come:

  • Parents of teenagers

  • Teenagers or young adults

  • Anyone concerned with the current trends

Free light refreshments will be served.

Register as soon as possible to secure your spot at this one of a kind event.

Note: Once at Ontario Shores, the event is located in the Lecture Theatre (Main Entrance, Building 5).

If you have any trouble registering or have any questions email the event coordinator, Raluca at morariur@ontarioshores.ca

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700 Gordon Street

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