University of Rochester

Outreach, Special Programs and Consultation

University Counseling Center (UCC)
Outreach, Special Programs and Consultation

Eating Disorder/Eating Concerns

National Eating Disorders Awareness Week (Part of Feel Fabulous in February)
Annual awareness week—scheduled in February—of multiple programs designed to provide free and quick screening for your risk of developing or having an eating disorder as well as to help the campus community focus on the prevention and early detection of eating disorders.

Eating Disorders Awareness
This program offers educational information about eating disorders including warning signs, prevalence rates, symptoms, and consequences. Additionally, presenters use imagery exercise to increase understanding and empathy for individuals. Finally, the program offers tips for addressing these issues with a loved one and offers opportunities to role play difficult discussions. This program lasts approximately 1 hour.