Free Movie Night to Raise Awareness about Eating Disorders; Clinician-led audience discussion to follow movie

Mason, OH – The Harold C. Schott Foundation Eating Disorders Program at Lindner Center of HOPE is inviting community members, professionals, those struggling with eating disorders, family members and supports to a FREE movie night to promote body positivity and to raise awareness about eating disorders.

The evening includes a showing of the documentary “Embrace”, a movie shining a light on body image and the global issue of body dissatisfaction. Following the movie, there will be time for audience discussion moderated by clinicians from the Harold C. Schott Foundation Eating Disorders Program. Light refreshments will also be available. http://lindnercenterofhope.org/referrers/education-events/the-harold-c-schott-foundation-eating-disorders-program-at-lindner-center-of-hope-invites-you-to-a-free-movie-night/

Where?

Lindner Center of HOPE Gymnasium/Conference Center
4075 Old Western Row Rd.
Mason, OH 45040

When?

Thursday, February 23, 2017
Doors open at 6 p.m. for networking and resource gathering. Movie to start at 6:30 p.m.

Contact Pricila Gran to RSVP at 513-536-0318 or pricila.gran@lindnercenter.org.

RSVP by Thursday, February 16, 2017


Embrace was created to inspire change in the way people think and feel about themselves and their bodies, moving towards self-acceptance and body appreciation. Please note, this movie is intended for mature audiences. Movie trailer link: https://bodyimagemovement.com/embrace-the-documentary/.

NEDAWARENESS Week is February 26 through March 4, 2017. Kick off this important week by viewing this film with Lindner Center of HOPE. Learn more about the week at http://nedawareness.org/.

Lindner Center of HOPE offers a disciplined approach to eating disorder treatment that combines psychiatric management, psychotherapy, nutritional services, and family engagement throughout the entire process. Board certified clinicians offer the wisdom, compassion and proven treatment modalities to successfully treat complex illnesses such as eating disorders, returning patients, and their loved ones, to more fulfilling lives.

The Harold C. Schott Foundation Eating Disorders Program at Lindner Center of HOPE includes services for adults and adolescents, females and males, while also incorporating research. http://lindnercenterofhope.org/patients-families/disorders/eating-disorders/

Lindner Center of HOPE in Mason is a comprehensive mental health center providing excellent, patient-centered, scientifically-advanced care for individuals suffering with mental illness. A state-of-the-science, mental health center and charter member of the National Network of Depression Centers, the Center provides psychiatric hospitalization and partial hospitalization for individuals age 12-years-old and older, outpatient services for all ages, diagnostic and short-term residential services for adults and adolescents, outpatient services for substance abuse through HOPE Center North location and co-occurring disorders for adults and research. The Center is enhanced by its partnership with UC Health as its clinicians are ranked among the best providers locally, nationally and internationally. Together Lindner Center of HOPE and UC Health offer a true system of mental health care in the Greater Cincinnati area and across the country. The Center is also affiliated with the University of Cincinnati (UC) College of Medicine.