Special Free Screening of Film “America The Beautiful” to Commemorate 20th Anniversary of Nation’s Leading Eating Disorder Treatment Center, Remuda Ranch
Special Guest Director Darryl Roberts to Hold Panel Discussion About Film and Eating Disorders in Orlando, September 10
Since 1990, Remuda Ranch Programs for Eating and Anxiety Disorders has treated more than 10,000 patients suffering from anorexia, bulimia, anxiety and related issues. On Friday, September 10, Remuda Ranch, along with The Alliance for Eating Disorders Awareness and The Eating Disorder Network of Central Florida, will celebrate Remuda Ranch’s 20th anniversary with a special free screening of the documentary, “America The Beautiful” at the Bush Auditorium at Rollins College, 1000 Holt Avenue, Winter Park, Fla. Remuda Ranch is the sponsor of the film’s new PG-13 version. The documentary examines the question “Is America Obsessed with Beauty?”
Darryl Roberts, the film’s director, and Dr. Deborah Russo, staff psychologist, at Remuda Ranch will be holding a panel discussion after the screening to discuss the film and related topics.
Come and Experience “America The Beautiful” When: Friday, September 10, 6:30 p.m. Reception 7:30 p.m. Film Screening Where: The Bush Auditorium at Rollins College 1000 Holt Avenue Winter Park, Florida, 32789 Tel: 407-646-2673
Refreshments and appetizers will be provided. About Remuda Ranch Programs for Eating and Anxiety Disorders Remuda Ranch offers inpatient and residential programs for individuals of all faiths suffering from eating or anxiety disorders. Each patient is treated by a multi-disciplinary team including a psychiatric and a primary care provider, registered dietitian, masters level therapist, psychologist and registered nurse. The professional staff equips each patient with the right tools to live a healthy, productive life. For more information, call 1-800-445-1900.
About The Alliance for Eating Disorders Awareness The Alliance for Eating Disorders Awareness (The Alliance) is a non-profit organization located in South Florida that has worked for the past 10 years to prevent eating disorders and promote a positive body image, free from weight preoccupation and size prejudice. The Alliance offers various programs and services nationally and internationally, as well as advocates for change in mental health and eating disorders legislation at a state and national level. Since its inception, The Alliance has offered presentations on eating disorders and their prevention to more than 140,000 individuals. Through presentations, seminars, workshops, phone and email support, treatment referrals, support groups, mentoring services, and informational packets, The Alliance offers opportunities for individuals to receive the information they need free of charge. For more information, please contact The Alliance at (866) 662-1235.
About The Eating Disorder Network of Central Florida (EDNCF): The Eating Disorder Network of Central Florida (EDNCF) is a multi-disciplinary group of health and mental health professionals dedicated to providing quality treatment to individuals and families suffering from eating disorders. The network is committed to increasing professional and community awareness to allow for early detection and intervention. The network strives to promote peer support and professional development. The EDNCF is a non-profit organization supported by individual and corporate membership. Quarterly organizational meetings and trainings are held in Orlando in addition to community events throughout the year.