March 19, 2015 - King’s College will host a free public program on eating disorders at 5:30 p.m. Monday, March 30, in the Burke Auditorium, located on the ground floor of the William McGowan School of Business, corner of N. River and W. Union streets, Wilkes-Barre.

The event will feature a presentation by Jennifer Misunas Buckwash which will highlight her struggles with and recovery from an eating disorder.

The second half of the presentation will feature an open panel discussion with Jennifer’s parents and local professionals that can answer questions about eating disorders and treatment. Resources and options for service referrals will be available for those in need.  Due to the nature of this subject, it is advised that attendees be over the age of thirteen.

In addition to the Buckwash family, members of the panel will include Dr. Tracie Pasold, associate professor of psychology at Marywood University, and local counselor Deb Pavlico, LPC.

Additional information is available by contacting the Counseling Center at King’s College at (570)208-5873.