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Sunday, February 21 • 4:00pm - 4:50pm
Eating Disorders and the Jewish Community

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Eating disorders do not discriminate between race, religion, or social class. However, the Jewish community has unique situations that could contribute to the development of an eating disorder. This session will describe the serious nature of these disorders from a biological, psychological, and spiritual perspective. Jewish influences on one’s relationship with food and body weight, shape, and size will be explored.

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Sammi Siegel

Owner, Siegel Counseling Services
Sammi L. Siegel, PhD, LMHC specializes in treating the full spectrum of eating disorders, including anorexia, bulimia, and binge eating disorder. As well, Dr. Siegel provides psychosocial evaluations for individuals seeking surgical options for weight loss. Since its opening in 2008... Read More →

Sunday February 21, 2016 4:00pm - 4:50pm EST
Room 110

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