TO: Campus Community
FR: Kirsten Olson, Ph.D., Academic and Staff Assistance Program Manager, Human Resources
RE: ASAP Wellness Workshop: Why Are We So Crazy About Food?
Date and Time: Wednesday, January 23, 2019 - 12.05-12:55 pm
Location: Human Resources Learning Center, 3101 Student Affairs and Administrative Services Building (SAASB)
RSVP: firstname.lastname@example.org or (805) 893-3318
This lively presentation on the psychology of food examines an assortment of fascinating food issues, including mindless eating, hyper-palatability, the question of food addiction, and the obesity epidemic in the US. Cheesecake-eating rats, supertasters, picky eaters, and food restrictors will also be explored. Research, clinical and anecdotal material will be included.
Presented by: Debby Schiller, Ph.D., Licensed Psychologist