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By Charlotte Markey Ph.D. on February 23, 2018 in Smart People Don’t Diet
Here are five of the most common eating habits that make us feel bad — and some ways that they can be improved.
By Alexis Conason Psy.D. on February 23, 2018 in Eating Mindfully
Do you know which people struggle with eating disorders? The diversity may surprise you.
By Alexis Conason Psy.D. on February 09, 2018 in Eating Mindfully
We must look beyond body weight when diagnosing eating disorders. Research shows the dangerous complications of restrictive eating disorders at any weight.
By Emily T. Troscianko on December 05, 2017 in A Hunger Artist
Metaphors shape our language and our thought. Paying attention to them in illness and in health can help us clarify our defaults and experiment with other possibilities.
By Jennifer Rollin MSW, LCSW-C on March 16, 2018 in Mindful Musings
If you are struggling with this, you are so not alone.
By Emily T. Troscianko on March 02, 2018 in A Hunger Artist
Is normality for you a shining beacon, a haunting impossibility, a reviled trap, an ironic fiction? In anorexia and recovery from it, it can be all these things at different times.
By Kari Anderson DBH, CEDS on February 22, 2018 in #BeHerNow
Will Weight Watchers utilize addictive gaming as part of their new business strategy with teens?
By Jennifer Rollin MSW, LCSW-C on February 18, 2018 in Mindful Musings
Part of recovery is learning how to let yourself feel.
By Emily T. Troscianko on February 17, 2018 in A Hunger Artist
I analyze the ABA literature to explore whether or not the translation from alcohol addiction to eating disorders results in coherent and constructive principles and practices.
By Jennifer Rollin MSW, LCSW-C on February 17, 2018 in Mindful Musings
As an eating disorder and body image therapist, I'm upset by this trailer.
By Kristen Fuller, M.D. on February 09, 2018 in Happiness Is a State of Mind
“Sexy is not a size, every calorie is not a war, your body is not a battleground. Your value is not measured in pounds."
By Renee Engeln Ph.D. on February 09, 2018 in Beauty Sick
We don’t need quieter junk food. We need a complete revision of our relationships with food and our bodies.
By Kristen Fuller, M.D. on February 08, 2018 in Happiness Is a State of Mind
Avoidance of talking about the food component is avoidance of what is needed to fully recover.
By Tom Wooldridge, PsyD, ABPP, CEDS on February 07, 2018 in The Forgotten Gender
What do psychoanalytic approaches to the treatment of eating disorders have to contribute?
By Glenn Geher Ph.D. on February 06, 2018 in Darwin's Subterranean World
In our hyper-individualistic culture, education focuses primarily on the individual when it comes learning. An evolutionarily informed perspective gives us more options.
By Mark Borigini M.D. on January 31, 2018 in Overcoming Pain
Better yet, exercise and eat well—and don’t be a candidate for bariatric surgery in the first place.
By Carolyn C. Ross M.D., M.P.H. on January 25, 2018 in Real Healing
Do you call your body names or berate yourself when you don't do what you think you're supposed to do to get thin, diet, or exercise?
By Robert T Muller Ph.D. on January 25, 2018 in Talking About Trauma
The industry requires change to eliminate risks and ensure the safety of models.
By Jennifer Rollin MSW, LCSW-C on January 23, 2018 in Mindful Musings
You don't have to continue to suffer with this alone.
By Tom Wooldridge, PsyD, ABPP, CEDS on January 19, 2018 in The Forgotten Gender
Psychoanalytic treatment is alive and well and has an important role to play in the diverse array of treatments available for eating disorders today.
By Michael S. Fenster M.D., FACC, FSCA&I, PEMBA on January 19, 2018 in You Are What You Eat
It's not the size, it's the selection.
By Jennifer Rollin MSW, LCSW-C on January 18, 2018 in Mindful Musings
Do you question whether you are "sick enough" for eating disorder treatment?
By Judy Scheel Ph.D., L.C.S.W., CEDS on January 15, 2018 in When Food Is Family
Advice and reflections for mothers with a history of trauma and an eating disorder. What is an attempt to be corrected or avoided gets repeated.
By Kristen Fuller, M.D. on January 05, 2018 in Happiness Is a State of Mind
The goal is a positive, open-minded approach, while giving kids options to choose their own food and to learn the nutritious value of what they eat.
By Mark Borigini M.D. on December 31, 2017 in Overcoming Pain
But, honestly, will the weight gain stop after the holidays? They are not over yet. Orthodox Christmas is coming up—January 07, I believe. Super Bowl comes up after that.
By Alexis Conason Psy.D. on December 28, 2017 in Eating Mindfully
Are you tired of the New Year's dieting blitz? Are you looking for a different type of cleanse this year? Check out these 5 body positive cleanses to nourish your body and mind.
By Carolyn C. Ross M.D., M.P.H. on December 27, 2017 in Real Healing
Tired of constantly obsessing about food or your body? Tired of making New Year's Resolutions you never keep? If so, maybe you are ready to declare freedom from food addiction!
By Laurel Mellin Ph.D. on December 26, 2017 in Rewired
New Year's resolutions that work—5 Brain-Savvy Strategies
By Renee Engeln Ph.D. on December 15, 2017 in Beauty Sick
During the time of year when we take special care to show love to others, don’t forget to show your body that same kindness.
By Carl E Pickhardt Ph.D. on December 11, 2017 in Surviving (Your Child's) Adolescence
Like it or not, adolescents today grow up in an increasingly drug-filled world. Parental denial of this reality provides no protection. They must be knowledgable and stay vigilant.
By Jennifer Rollin MSW, LCSW-C on December 06, 2017 in Mindful Musings
What would you be focused on if you weren't so focused on hating your body?
By Alexis Conason Psy.D. on November 18, 2017 in Eating Mindfully
Simple tips to help you savor Thanksgiving without restrictions
By Susan Albers Psy.D. on November 17, 2017 in Comfort Cravings
What is mindful eating? How do I get started? This article lists some of the benefits and easy strategies for learning how to eat more mindfully today.
By Alexis Conason Psy.D. on November 15, 2017 in Eating Mindfully
Is exercise the secret to keeping weight off long-term? The news headlines tell us yes but the research tells a different story.
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