University Health Service

MBody’s mission: MBody is a coalition of University of Michigan faculty, staff, students and community members who work to support the needs of a diverse population by increasing awareness and understanding of eating and body image issues at the University of Michigan.

Mbody's vision: A balanced, respectful diverse community in which all members feel empowered to have a healthy relationship with food and movement, a positive body image, acceptance of all body sizes and shapes, and access to resources that support a culture free to challenge societal norms relating to eating and body image.

Mbody's goals:

  • Promote the acceptance of all weights. sizes and shapes
  • Educate about disordered eating and eating disorders
  • Encourage a healthy relationship with food and movement
  • Challenge individual and socio-cultural factors that perpetuate eating disorders

Mbody meetings: First Thursday of every month. 11:30 AM - 1 PM. The meeting location rotates each month. Email mbodyquestions@umich.edu for details.

 

Mbody's supporting partners:

 

For more information, please contact Kellie Carbone at mbodyquestions@umich.edu.