I was asked to write a reaction as a professional social worker who has worked with many youth and adults who are struggling with an Eating Disorder to the following quote in the article linked below. The original article is posted under my reaction. The article is actually a very good article on Binge Eating Disorder (BED) and is advocating for services but I am still appalled that there is not more being done professionally for those struggling. Education is [...]
by Holly Wilensky You might remember the Shortstack girls back in November as the helping hands and ambassadors of the BQE Design Expo, the local designer fashion event held in Hollis Hills.This teen modeling program sponsored by Windows of Opportunity (WOO), is the dream come reality that lets any girl who isn’t up to modeling industry standards audition for a chance to be a part of the “Shortstack” modeling agency. Girls that are chosen for the program range in all heights [...]
The Simmer’s Michael Thurston interviews Regina Rossi and Josh Lamothe of Rock Ur Heart Out. This event planning firm is committed to building a community of young, emerging artists who perform to generate awareness for charitable causes in the New York area.