Reflections on BEDA 2016 – Science of Eating Disorders

Read a wonderful review of BEDA 2016, Reflections on BEDA Conference 2016, in Science of Eating Disorders, posted Nov. 20 by Kristin B., who attended BEDA 2016.

“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 […]

Nutritionism

By Dana Sturtevant and Hillary Kinavey In a culture that emphasizes “nutritionism”—a reductionist way of thinking about food that assumes the whole point of eating is to maintain and promote bodily health—it is easy to forget that food is so much more than the sum of its nutrients. The term “nutritionism” has been coined to describe the fixation […]