Eating Disorders & Body Image: Inside the World of Dancers and Athletes
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Over 28 million people in the United States alone struggle with an eating disorder, and millions more struggle with disordered eating and body image issues. For many athletes and dancers, the pressure to maintain a certain physical image or to perform at peak athletic perfection can be the start of a dangerous battle with your body and mental health. In this 90-minute online retreat, we invite you to join three incredible athletes and one dancer as they share their stories of how they have navigated their personal battles with a variety of struggles including eating disorders, body image, depression, anxiety and more. Here's What You Can Expect: Inspirational stories of healing and recovery Tips and takeaways to offer you support as you navigate your own journey Light movement activities to create balance and connection to your body Access to a supportive mental health community Amazing discussion and Q&A time with our celebrity panelists Additional clinician support during the Q & A time with Dr. Gia Marson (Psychologist) Chance to win a raffle prize Our Guest Speakers: Alex Little (check out Alex on Instagram) Imani McGee Stafford (check out Imani on Instagram) Krista Stryker (check out Krista on Instagram) Mike Marjama (check out Mike on Instagram) Details: Date: Saturday, April 24th Time: 11:00 AM PST (2:00 PM EST) Tickets are $10 and are open to individuals 15+. With your ticket purchase, you are automatically entered to win one of three raffle prizes (winners will be notified via email after the event). All proceeds from this event go to support individuals seeking recovery, community and healing from eating disorders. Email Kristyn Soto at email@example.com for any questions or concerns. Learn more about Rock Recovery at https://www.rockrecoveryed.org/. Learn more about Breaking the Chains Foundation at https://breakingthechainsfoundation.org/.
- Start:April 24, 2021
- End:April 24, 2021
- Where:Washington, D.C., Washington,, Not found, District of Columbia, United States, 20036
- Event Type: Other
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