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Binge Eating, Anorexia, Bulimia
By Emily T. Troscianko on December 22, 2018 in A Hunger Artist
People in recovery from anorexia often ask whether it’s OK to keep exercising during weight restoration. I team up with a doctor with personal experience to attempt an answer.
By Glenn Livingston Ph.D. on December 22, 2018 in Never Binge Again
Do you fear changing a food habit will leave you feeling forever deprived and tortured by cravings? Good news—it won't!
By Susan Biali M.D. on December 21, 2018 in Prescriptions for Life
Is emotional overeating a problem for you, especially during the holidays? Here are 8 ways to prevent stress and emotional eating from taking over.
By Renee Engeln Ph.D. on December 20, 2018 in Beauty Sick
Stand up against body shaming. A little compassion combined with a clear statement of your position can go a long way.
By Renee Engeln Ph.D. on December 17, 2018 in Beauty Sick
Recent research suggests for eating disorders, girls and women who are members of different ethnic groups have more similarities than differences.
By Carolyn C. Ross M.D., M.P.H. on December 16, 2018 in Real Healing
Tired of being tired and worn out by the holiday season. Here is the answer - your holiday survival guide!
By Arash Emamzadeh on December 14, 2018 in Finding a New Home
New research on mirror exposure therapy is discussed.
By Glenn Livingston Ph.D. on December 12, 2018 in Never Binge Again
Does feeling guilty about your eating mistakes make things worse or better? Can guilt make you fat?
By Judy Scheel Ph.D., L.C.S.W., CEDS on December 04, 2018 in When Food Is Family
What is full recovery from an eating disorder? How might resilience play a role and what contributes to a person's decision/capacity to recover fully?
By Jennifer Rollin MSW, LCSW-C on December 02, 2018 in Mindful Musings
What if you changed the way that you viewed self-destructive behaviors?
By Andrea F. Polard Psy.D. on November 30, 2018 in A Unified Theory of Happiness
Losing weight does not have to be horrible. It can actually help you become a happier, more mindful person right away. Here are 5 Dos and 5 Don’ts....
By Meaghan Mobbs on November 20, 2018 in The Debrief
Research suggests high rates of eating disorders and body dysmorphic conditions for male and female military members and veterans.
By Roberto Olivardia, Ph.D. on November 18, 2018 in Psychologically In Sync
Think that eating disorders only affect girls and women? Boys and men are also affected by this difficult mental health problem.
By Arash Emamzadeh on November 15, 2018 in Finding a New Home
With Thanksgiving just around the corner, a new study finds that a short gratitude activity facilitates healthier eating habits in students.
By Kathryn Stamoulis Ph.D. on November 15, 2018 in The New Teen Age
What are the hidden messages in #fitspiration Instagram posts?
By Danielle Swimm LCPC on November 14, 2018 in Psychotherapy for Eating Disorders
Stressed about binge eating this holiday season? Here are a few tips that can go a long way.
By Edward Abramson Ph.D. on November 11, 2018 in It's Not Just Baby Fat!
You can help your child feel good about his or her body regardless of their weight.
By Alice Boyes Ph.D. on November 08, 2018 in In Practice
What to do if you're feeling triggered.
By Dawn Delgado LMFT, CEDS-S on November 07, 2018 in Eating Disorders
What to say to a loved one struggling with an eating disorder this holiday season, with tips and tools from the experts.
By Alice Boyes Ph.D. on November 07, 2018 in In Practice
Some less well-known patterns associated with eating disorders.
By The Contemporary Psychoanalysis Group on October 31, 2018 in Contemporary Psychoanalysis in Action
Being overweight is often not a choice. Being ashamed of it is.
By Seth J. Gillihan Ph.D. on October 31, 2018 in Think, Act, Be
An addictive relationship with food can be exhausting. The author of a new book shares a much better alternative: Loving your food—and yourself.
By Anthony Tobia, M.D. on October 27, 2018 in Views Through the Psychiatrist’s Lens
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By Anthony Tobia, M.D. on October 26, 2018 in Views Through the Psychiatrist’s Lens
How the film Thir13en Ghosts can be better understood through psychiatry.
By Traci Stein Ph.D., MPH on October 23, 2018 in The Integrationist
Still struggling with weight? Or are you unhappy even though you've reach your goal? Some science-backed tools for reaching a healthy weight and tips to create a life in balance.