The Global Dinner Table: Insites into the Word-wide Epidemic of Eating Disorder

Venue: St. Clair Centre for the Arts/Hilton Hotel

Location: Windsor, Ontario, Canada

Event Date/Time: Sep 09, 2008 End Date/Time: Sep 11, 2008
Registration Date: Aug 30, 2008
Early Registration Date: Jun 01, 2008
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The Bulimia Anorexia Nervosa Association (BANA) is a not-for-profit, registered charity, community based organization servicing the counties across Southwestern Ontario, Canada. For the past 25 years we have been committed to the provision of specialized treatment, education, and support services for individuals affected directly and indirectly by eating disorders. BANA is a regional leader in promotion and acceptance of diverse body shapes and sizes through the adoption of a healthy, balanced lifestyle.

As part of our health initiatives, we will be hosting The Global Dinner Table, a conference from September 9th through 11th, 2008, in Windsor, Ontario aimed at clinical and treatment professionals as well as those within the community affected by eating disorders.

Among the scheduled speakers are:
Mr. Joe Kelly (President, Dads and Daughters)
Mr. Ben Barry (Founder, Ben Barry Agency)
Dr. Ron Thompson (Consulting Psychologist-Indiana University Athletics Dept)
Dr. Ellen Glovsky (Motivational Interviewer)
Ms. Gail Hall, (MSW-Founder CTED, LLC)
Ms. Mary Kaye Lucier, (MSW,RSW – Executive Director, BANA)
Dr. Blake Woodside (Dir. Inpatient ED Program, Toronto General Hospital)
Ms. America, Kristen Hagland
Prof. Paul Campos (Author-the Obesity Myth)
Dr. Deborah Wilkes-Whitehall (Interpersonal Psychotherapy)
Dr. Glenn Berall (Chief of Paediatrics, North York General Hospital)
Dr. Josee Jarry (Associate Professor, U of Windsor)
Ms. Alison Colavecchia (Regional Co-ordinator, Central West Eating Disorder Treatment Program)
Ms. Yvonne Vandebovenkamp, MSW (Canadian Mental Health Association)
Ms. Sophie Gergorie Trudeau (Host of CTV’s E-Talk Daily)
Ms. Élaine De Grandpré (RD, Health Canada)
and more...

For information contact us at 519-969-2112 or visit our websites at or


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