Aaron Flores, RDN, Response to Camp Shane Weight Loss Camps – WSAW 2016

Read Aaron’s blog post, My Response to Camp Shane Weight Loss Camps. Aaron Flores is a registered dietitian nutritionist is the owner of Balance Variety and Moderation RDN in Calabasas, California. With nearly 10 years of experience, Aaron has worked with eating disorders in a variety of settings. A large part of his career was spent working at […]

Showing Kids the Truth: Weight Stigma Messaging via Television – WSAW 2016

by Lauren Muhlheim, Psy.D., CEDS, AED Board Director for Outreach I am writing this blog to invite comments on the topic of weight stigma in children’s programming and to highlight a recent advocacy project under my portfolio in the Academy for Eating Disorders. A new survey from Professional Association for Childcare and Early Years (PACEY) in […]

Stopping Weight Stigma at Home: A Tip for Parents – WSAW 2016

by Jocelyn Lebow It’s alarming. And it happens all the time. I’ll be sitting there with one of my teenage patients and their parents when talk will turn to thoughts about their body. Typically it will focus on a laundry list of highly specific flaws the teenager sees in their weight or shape. I’m a […]