Archive | March, 2019

COMMUNITY EDUCATION ON TUESDAY, MARCH 26, 2019

COMMUNITY EDUCATION ON TUESDAY, MARCH 26, 2019

Please join FACES on Tuesday, March 26, 2019 from 7pm-8:30pm at FACES House, 11601 Lucks Lane, Midlothian, VA 23114 – John Tyler, Program Manager of Chesterfield Mental Health Support Services:   Beth Ayn Stansfield, MEd is currently the Coordinator for an Intensive Day Program in Chesterfield County Public Schools. She has served 30 plus years […]

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FACES SPRING FUNDRAISER – SUNDAY, MARCH 31, 2019

Bright Star

Our Spring fundraiser at Swift Creek Mill Theatre is just around the corner on Sunday, March 31, 2019.  This event is our main source of funding for the year.  The show, Bright Star, is a Broadway musical written and composed by Steve Martin and Edie Brickell. Based on a true story and set in 1923 […]

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WHAT ARE EATING DISORDERS?

COMMON SYMPTOMS OF AN EATING DISORDER Emotional and behavioral In general, behaviors and attitudes that indicate that weight loss, dieting, and control of food are becoming primary concerns Preoccupation with weight, food, calories, carbohydrates, fat grams, and dieting Refusal to eat certain foods, progressing to restrictions against whole categories of food (e.g., no carbohydrates, etc.) […]

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RECOVERY IS NEVER A STRAIGHT LINE

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HOW I COPED WITH GUILT AFTER MY EATING DISORDER RELAPSE  by Kelly Douglas  I felt full. I felt sustained. I felt nurtured. I marveled over how strong I was as I realized how far I had come. Wow, I’ve been eating enough every day. I can’t believe that just months ago, I wasn’t. I can […]

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