“So… Weight Loss is Not the Goal?!”

Flier: “So… Weight Loss is Not the Goal?!”: How to Help Clients Recover when Weight Loss is Their Goal

Weight loss is typically a primary goal for people seeking binge eating disorder (BED) treatment. This will be addressed at BEDA 2016 workshop, “So… Weight Loss is Not the Goal?!”: How to Help Clients Recover when Weight Loss is Their Goal. A panel presentation will offer strategies for medical and clinical providers about how to best […]

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 […]

Shifting My Focus from Weight Stigma to Radical Body Acceptance – WSAW 2016

by Melissa Mazza The art of photography has always fascinated me.  I love that it enables us to freeze a moment in time and hold on to it forever.  Blown out birthday candles, family vacations to the lake, cuddles with a beloved pet – all forever captured long after the moment has passed.  But what […]