CONTACT: KERI NEBLETT
Women's Resource and Action Center
130 N. Madison St.
CONTACT: MARY ABBOUD-KAMPS
100 Old Public Library
Iowa City IA 52242
(319) 384-0058; fax (319) 384-0024
Release: Oct. 12, 1999
Eating Disorder support group offered at Women's Center
IOWA CITY, Iowa -- A support group to help women with
eating disorders is being offered at the University of Iowa Women's Resource
and Action Center beginning Monday, Oct. 18 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. The group
is also open to women who have experienced eating disorders in the past.
The six-week "Eating Disorder Support Group" will
help participants gain better awareness of themselves and will help them take
the first steps towards recovery or to prevent relapses.
All information discussed in the support group will
remain confidential. Please call the Women's Center at 335-1486 to register
for the support group or to arrange for accommodations or child care.