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.
By Judith Matz, LCSW We want our kids to grow up feeling strong and confident in their bodies. We’ve learned a lot about what to do—and what not to do—to promote a positive body image. We know better than to comment on other people’s weight and engage in diet talk in front of our kids. We […]
By Amy Pershing, LMSW, ACSW Do you know what body positivity is? What happens when you look in the mirror? What thoughts do you have? What happens when you try on those jeans you have not had on since last summer, and they don’t fit anymore? When you see someone “prettier,” younger, “sexier” what happens […]