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  1. 5 Tips for Coping With Dressing Room Stress in Eating Disorder Recovery

    ... and it’s a nice way to begin any shopping trip. 2. Find your body-positive mantra. Repeating a sentence or affirmation to ... into the dressing room or look in the mirror. It’ll help you put your mind where it needs to be: on your own inner beauty. 3. ...

  2. Happy #BiWeek to the Bisexual+ Community. We See You.

    ... There is a whole community of people who want to support and help you, both in the LGBTQ community and outside of it. You should also know ... have to continue to suffer.  It can also be helpful to find spaces, resources, and people who affirm your identity. Visit websites ...

  3. This No Name-Calling Week, Take a Stand Against Bullying

    ... talked. I tried to tell my 'mother;' of course, she was no help. She sided with them. I learned to keep it to myself. I luckily had some ... it can feel like forever. I would like to encourage you to find some confidants to tell what is going on, whether it is a teacher, ...

  4. Coming Home to My Body

    ... my path of recovery, nor with my authentic voice. With help from support groups, therapists, and gentle, nurturing yoga teachers, I ... tool in healing from eating and body image issues. Find a teacher who you really love. Not for the way they look, or for the ...

  5. STAR Excitement in Missouri, 01/11/10

    ... awareness, education and fair access to treatment. To find out how you can support this initiative, or how to get involved in your own state, contact [email protected] . If you would like to help support the legislative efforts underway in your state, please contact ...

  6. Bringing BED in to the Light

    ... After nearly a lifetime of silence, I now find it effortless to acknowledge that I have binge eating disorder (BED). ... successful. They tried everything they could think of to help me stop overeating; but the series of doctors, weight loss programs and ...

  7. One Mom’s Personal Journey

    ... I had fallen into this deep, dark cavern and I couldn’t find our daughter, let alone navigate our way out. I eventually shouldered this ... and learn about these illnesses so we could get the help she needed. A very private person, I had to find the courage to talk ...

  8. Trauma, Sexual Assault and Eating Disorders

    ... as RAINN points out, it is never too late for someone to get help. Otis says it took her over 20 years to make the connection between her ... was able to begin her process of healing. “I had to find compassion for the young girl who believed that controlling her body would ...

  9. Finding The Right Treatment for Your Eating Disorder

    ... of therapy will be most effective for my problem?  How do I find an experienced provider?  How on Earth will I pay for it? As a ... passionate and caring professionals out there who can help you get there! For more information on standards of care and treatment ...

  10. Peach Friedman

    ... the best answer I can provide is that I got a lot of help, and I worked very very hard . I cried a lot. I dug deep. I challenged ... would I be without that?I didn’t really want to find out, but I also didn’t want to be miserable any more, and I remember ...

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