BEDA 2016: Early Bird Price Deadline Approaches and Talent Show Performers Wanted!

BEDA 2016 Annual Conference

Register by June 17 to secure early bird pricing for BEDA 2016, our seventh annual conference on October 27-29 in San Francisco. New workshops and speakers have been added to the agenda to support the inclusion of marginalized groups. NEW: Talent Show We invite folks to perform and attend a conference first—the inaugural BEDA 2016 […]

New EEOC Regulations Greatly Weaken Healthcare Privacy, Potentially Harmful Medically, and Trigger Heavy Financial Penalties on Employees and Families

The Binge Eating Disorder Association (BEDA) denounces new regulations by the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) that substantially weaken protections for invasions of medical privacy and employment discrimination. “The new EEOC regulations are a crippling financial blow to employees and potentially medically harmful to employees and their families nationwide who should be afforded privacy […]

3 Tips for Embracing Your Body This Summer

Jennifer Rollin, MSW, LGSW

By Jennifer Rollin, MSW, LGSW As the weather gets warmer, we begin to be inundated with articles and advertisements that proclaim that we need to begin to work to achieve the perfect “beach body.” People have begun to fight back with a variety of videos and blogs, which proclaim that to get a bikini body […]