We often get so focused on EATING in recovery that many patients overlook the importance of sleep. Sleep is one of the most important, and one of the most neglected, components of comprehensive recovery. Most of us have experienced one or two nights of sleep deprivation and understand how difficult it can be to function […]
By Dixie Brown, MS, ICAADC, CAP, LCAS, Executive Director of Willow Place for Women Alcoholism and binge eating disorder (BED) frequently co-occur. BED is the most common eating disorder in the US. It affects three times as many people who suffer from anorexia and bulimia combined. Many individuals who suffer from BED also have substance abuse […]
Registration for the BEDA 2016 Annual Conference is now open! We invite you to join us October 27-29 at the Parc 55 Hotel in San Francisco. This year’s agenda is based on community and inclusion, supporting knowledge sharing and skill building for professionals and patients/caregivers.