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  1. A Dark Ride – On Writing What I Know

    ... like they have an eating disorder or don’t ask for help because the stigma is overwhelming? How many people end up suffering in ... into it and let your eyes adjust. That, to me, is how we find our own way out.   If you’re looking for help to get out of your ...

    _admin_communic... - 08/02/2017 - 11:35am

  2. Finding Freedom

    ... sat down with me one day and gently said "We are getting you help." I quickly responded that I didn't know what she was talking about and I ... be afraid of truth. When you look truth in the eye- you will find strength to break out of a cocoon and learn to spread your wings like a ...

    Anonymous - 02/05/2014 - 12:47pm

  3. Broken Never Shattered

    ... was quite different. Going through this phase and trying to find myself, I realized I didn't want attention but I felt I NEEDED control. My ... disorder. All the research I did talked about female self-help groups, tips for young women, and you'd hear about female celebrities ...

    _admin_programs - 01/28/2014 - 9:45am

  4. 6 Ways to Cope with Being Motherless on Mother’s Day

    ... I had a mother,” “I wish my mother had been there to help me through recovery,” and “It’s not fair that my mother is gone” ... it doesn’t hurt to ask for support in whatever form you find most helpful.  You can also reach out to trusted family or friends.  Ask ...

    _admin_communic... - 05/12/2017 - 12:29pm

  5. I am Good Enough for My Recovery

    ... to me and we decided that I was going to get professional help. When I met the doctor, I was not diagnosed with anything, but she said ... enough for anyone. By freshman year, I was determined to find myself. I filled up my schedule with outrageous classes, put on a happy ...

    Anonymous - 03/02/2016 - 2:35pm

  6. This Christmas, focus on relationships - and let food take care of itself

    ... from its near neighbor, disordered eating. If you find you are thinking about food a lot, if you are making 'food rules' in a bid ... that yep, this is an illness, and we can learn skills to help overcome it. Especially if we work together. Written by Jennifer J. ...

    _admin_communic... - 01/15/2015 - 2:18pm

  7. Loving the REAL Me

    ... that took so much valuable time out of my life. With the help and support of my amazing husband and children, family and friends and the ... as it is only through a strong support system that I will find strength. Recovery and enjoying life again is truly possible. ...

    Anonymous - 12/30/2013 - 10:41am

  8. 10 Simple Ways to Practice Self-Love

    ... first and foremost holds merit, but assisting others can help get us there. Volunteer work can serve as a healthy distraction from ... energy into articulating the wonder of you instead. If you find that challenging, make a list of your life’s blessings. Studies ...

    _admin_communic... - 09/21/2016 - 10:15am

  9. In Remembrance: Karyn Tendler’s Story

    ... to be strong enough to share her hard-earned wisdom and help others recover. This quality was one of the most beautiful parts of her ... for a scholarship to attend the annual NEDA Conference and find the support and resources they need to try to overcome their battle. We ...

    _admin_communic... - 12/07/2016 - 2:15pm

  10. Lynn Chen, Actress and Blogger

    ... of “freedom” had been planted in my brain and I would find myself on the street an hour after eating, convincing myself I just needed ... and third anniversary. I’ve gotten through it with the help of my husband and my eating disorders specialist – but also through ...

    admin - 11/05/2014 - 9:40am

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