Psychologist to share personal experiences with eating disorders during HU’s Forester Lecture

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2012-10-18
Dr. Kim GormanHUNTINGTON, Ind. — Drawing from her own personal experience with eating disorders, Dr. Kim Gorman will present “My Personal Struggle with Anorexia” during the next Forester Lecture at Huntington University. The lecture will take place at 7 p.m. Nov. 1 in Zurcher Auditorium of the Merillat Centre for the Arts.

Gorman is an adjunct professor of psychiatry at the Indiana University School of Medicine and specializes in the areas of body image issues and eating disorders.

She earned her PhD in counseling psychology in 1999 from the University of Kentucky. She has worked as a licensed psychologist and has also served as adjunct professor for graduate psychology students at Ball State University.

The Forester Lecture Series is designed to bring interesting individuals and topics to the attention of students and the regional community. The lecture is free and open to the public.

The Forester Lecture Series is coordinated by Dr. David Alexander, assistant professor of philosophy at Huntington University. For more information, contact Alexander at 260-359-4305.
Huntington University is a comprehensive Christian college of the liberal arts offering graduate and undergraduate programs in more than 70 academic concentrations. U.S. News & World Report ranks Huntington among the best colleges in the Midwest, and Forbes.com has listed the university as one of America’s Best Colleges. Additionally, Princeton Review has named the institution a “Best Midwestern College.” Founded in 1897 by the Church of the United Brethren in Christ, Huntington University is located on a contemporary, lakeside campus in northeast Indiana. The university is a member of the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU).
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