Castlewood Eating Disorder Treatment Center Blog

BEDA- Weight Stigma Awareness Week

September 24-28, 2012 the Binge Eating Disorder Association is hosting Weight Stigma Awareness Week. Organizations like Castlewood have the opportunity to engage in activities and help raise awareness to the significant consequences of weight stigma. Social media outlets such as Twitter and Facebook provide platforms to call attention to the topic using the hashtag #weightstigma throughout the week. Anyone interested in sharing their own successes or stories can blog here or email inspirational quotes to Castlewood supports BEDA in this initiative and plans to participate in the activities throughout the week.