BURBANK, CA, January 11, 2014 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Author / Filmmaker Opal Dockery will sign copies of her new reference book A CONSIDERATION THAT CHILDHOOD OBESITY COULD BE CLASSIFIED AS LEGALIZED CHILD ABUSE , Monday, January 20h from 2:30 to 4:00 pm at Wasatch Bagel Cafe, 1300 Snow Creek Drive, Park City Utah 84060.
Included with the book will be a signing of Opal's award winning documentary short film THE ACCEPTABLE SIN, screened at over 40 film festivals worldwide.
The event is free and open to all.
Synopsis: Ms. Dockery's reference book is the first of its kind to show a possible direct link between Childhood Obesity and Child Abuse. Childhood obesity is a preventable medical disorder that fulfills the legal definition of Child Abuse. Through extensive research, and finding that it captures the lives of children and is transferred to adulthood, remaining a constant lifelong problem, this book shows and educates the reader that Childhood Obesity could and should be considered a legalized form of Child Abuse.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Opal Dockery is an award-winning actress, writer, poet and speaker. Her independent films have screened at over 300 film festivals worldwide. A former burlesque dancer for over 20 years, Ms. Dockery has a Bachelor's Degree in Psychology and a Master's Degree in Criminal Justice. She has been a vegetarian/vegan for over 40 years, and is an animal rights activist.
A CONSIDERATION THAT CHILDHOOD OBESITY COULD BE CLASSIFIED AS LEGALIZED CHILD ABUSE
Category: Reference / Diet & Health / Parenting & Family / Child Abuse
6 x 9 inches / 118 Pages
Dixie Publishing is an independent book publisher of alternative books
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