National Eating Disorders Association

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  1. Are American Job Listings Potentially Triggering for Those in Recovery?

    ... distressed. The fact is that job seekers who struggle to find the right job are vulnerable to depression, fear, and low self-esteem. ... not cool. Actually, it can be rewarding and satisfying to help others excel. The National Eating Disorders Association (NEDA) reminds its ...

    _admin_communic... - 10/04/2017 - 8:57pm

  2. Join the Pro-Recovery Movement!

    ... Movement throughout social media sites that would help eating disorder sufferers find hope, health and healing through positive imagery, posts, and the like.  ...

    _admin_communic... - 01/15/2015 - 3:01pm

  3. Dear Melody: Can I Separate My Gender Identity from My Body Image Issues?

    ... friend Teo Drake, a queer and trans spiritual activist, for help in answering your question. He shared with me that it isn't uncommon for ... over the course of a lifetime." The place to start is to find a therapist and supportive community that can both support you in finding ...

    _admin_communic... - 02/26/2017 - 3:40pm

  4. 5 People I'm Excited to Hear Speak at the 2015 NEDA Conference!

    ... advocacy.  After working on my campus this past year to help make strides in the university’s awareness of eating disorders, I ... or Pediatric Nurse Practitioner. In her free time, you can find her wandering through Center City, watching Bob's Burgers, or with her ...

    admin - 09/08/2015 - 3:02pm

  5. Fostering Body Positivity in Children

    ... In my practice, as well as in my personal life, I find it helpful to focus on the function of our bodies and how food is a source ... they are long and they connect to my hands, and my hands help me hold markers so I can color.”   I often ask my daughter and ...

    _admin_communic... - 05/12/2017 - 11:12am

  6. NEDAwareness Week 2015 Recap!

    ... age, gender, or sexuality. Anyone can be affected. With the help of Dagan VanDemark, Founder/Director of T-FFED: Trans Folx Fighting Eating ... on weight loss has. About 35% of “normal” dieters find themselves progressing to disordered eating. In a nation that has made $60 ...

    admin - 04/01/2015 - 10:43am

  7. Eatings Disorders vs. Disordered Eating: What's the Difference?

    ... It does not interfere with their lives; they are able to find food they’re comfortable with at any restaurant, and there is no desire ... but also for individuals who are unsure about what type of help they might need. There are three key factors: behaviors, obsession, and ...

    _admin_communic... - 05/26/2017 - 1:47pm

  8. Catching the NEDA ‘Bug’

    ... I love attending eating disorder conferences because they help me feel good! I am into celebrating life, and it feels good to know that ... life - these are the gems that I have found, and continue to find at each conference I attend. Join me in Washington at the orientation ...

    _admin_communic... - 01/15/2015 - 3:12pm

  9. 5 Things I Wish Someone Would Have Told Me in Recovery from Anorexia

    ... you don’t want people to interfere, but sometimes getting help is the best thing to do. I guarantee it helps – when I had a bad day I ... cold turkey for a few days. It is hard, but it works. I also find that changing up my exercise helps and making it fun or working out with ...

    _admin_communic... - 07/17/2017 - 4:24pm

  10. Freedom and Strength

    ... I’ve even started a campaign to inspire others to get the help they need, and it’s become my absolute passion to spread the word to ... I would say the first step is to ask for and accept help. Find things in life that support you, whether that be a person, positive ...

    Anonymous - 04/12/2016 - 9:54am

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