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Collin Welcomes Author For Lecture On Overeating

January 12, 2006 - Collin County Community College District (Collin) will host a published author regarding overeating 10 a.m.-noon, Saturday, Feb. 4.

Tonna Miller Brock, M.Ed, MS, LPC, the author of "Overeating? 500 Excuses and 500 Solutions," will speak at the Central Park Campus' Pike Hall, 2200 W. University Dr. in McKinney.

Brock has been in recovery for compulsive overeating since 1979. The book shares her personal recovery from overeating and offers 500 excuses and 500 solutions to the reader. Brock's lecture is for individuals with an overeating problem and who want help overcoming their problem.

Brock is a former Collin student and instructor and taught a course titled The Survey of Eating Disorders for several semesters. She is the former owner and director of the McKinney and Sherman family counseling centers.

Copies of Brock's book will be available for purchase, and a book signing will be held following her presentation.

For more information about Brock and her book, visit or call Collin Student Life at 972.377.1789.

Collin County Community College District (Collin) serves more than 40,000 credit and continuing education students annually and offers more than 100 degree and certificate programs. The only public college in the county, Collin is a partner to business, government and industry, providing customized training and work force development.