Symposia

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As part of our awareness mandate, NIED is committed to hosting a regular series of symposia throughout the year. Here, you have the chance to hear from people in the front lines of Eating Disorders. These include clinicians, nutritionists, parents with loved ones struggling with an Eating Disorder, and both recovered and current sufferers.

Workshops are FREE.

Join us!


Thursday, February 7, 2019

7:00 pm – 9:00 pm EST

Eating Disorders Can’t Afford to Wait.

An Eating Disorder Awareness Week
(EDAW) Community Evening.

Join us for a free special panel discussion co-hosted by NIED,
NEDIC (National Eating Disorder Information Centre)
and SHEENA’S PLACE.

Location

RCC-230
Ryerson University
80 Gould St
Toronto, ON M5B 2M7

For more details & to register, click here.


Monday, February 11, 2019

Our 65th Free Symposium.
7:30 pm – 9 pm EST. Doors open at 7 pm.

Current Transformative
Innovations in
Eating Disorders
& Body Positivity.

Learn about the transformative Eating Disorders and Body Positivity innovations
making a difference.

1. Educational innovations for future generations.

2. Creative Film and Arts Fest innovation – the BITE ME! Film Festival
is at the forefront of tackling Eating Disorders, body/self-image stigmas,
and discrimination.

Facilitator 
Marie Tomeoki
Education Committee, NIED

Speakers Include:
Suzanne Philips
Program Manager, National Eating Disorder Information Centre (NEDIC),
Beyond Images and Dove Self Esteem Project.

Helen Vlachoyannacos
Curriculum writer, Beyond Images and TDSB teacher.

Jill Andrews
MPP-Toronto-St.Paul’s, Founder, BITE ME! Film and Arts Festival.

Location
Centre for Social Innovation (CSI) 192 Spadina Atrium
192 Spadina Ave.
Toronto
M57 2C7 

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For more information, email Wendy Preskow at  wendy@nied.ca
Videos of selected previous symposia can be viewed on our You Tube channel.

Looking to host a Symposium in your area?
Have a topic you would like to learn more about/discuss/address?
Contact  info@nied.ca or call Wendy Preskow 416-859-7571