Join the University community for this open-mic style event where audience members have the opportunity to listen and share their own stories and experiences about body image, eating, and exercise concerns in a safe, supportive, and healing environment.
Break the silence and help create a body positive community. Bring your experiences, questions, concerns, and passion to share.
For more information, contact the UVA Coalition on Eating Disorders & Exercise Concerns at UVaEatingDisordersCoalition@virginia.edu or (434) 924-1509 (Office of Health Promotion).
Considering sharing your story? With these tips, share your story responsibly. https://www.nationaleatingdisorders.org/community/sharing-your-story-responsibly
Interested in learning more about your own mental and emotional health? Take Student Health CAPS anonymous, online eating disorders screening https://screening.mentalhealthscreening.org/uvascreening
Want to get involved with body positive initiatives at UVA? Check out HOPE (Hoos Open to Preventing Eating Disorders) on Facebook to get information about meetings and upcoming events! Contact HOPE President Katie Robbins at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.