Yoga Therapy as a Binge Eating Disorder Treatment Option

Marissa Sappho, LCSW, BCD, CEDS, Co-Founder & Director of Clinical Services, Aurora Behavioral Health

By Marissa Sappho, LCSW, BCD, CEDS, Founder & Clinical Director, Aurora Behavioral Health Every body tells a story, and when we are in the throes of an eating disorder, that story goes unheard. I have found that yoga therapy helps people with eating disorders determine what happening in their body and in life through postures, breath […]

BEDA 2016 Annual Conference Scholarship Opportunity: Apply by July 29 at Midnight

BEDA’s Nancy B. Ault Memorial Scholarship Fund covers registration costs for individuals who would like to attend the BEDA 2016 Annual Conference in San Francisco, Calif., October 27-29, but who may not otherwise be able to participate. The scholarship is available to individuals with the lived experience of BED or family members/caretakers of someone struggling […]

PSA by “To the Bone” Film Stars and Writer/Director Support First World Eating Disorders Action Day

Cast of "To the Bone" Delivers Nine Truths About Eating Disorders

Organizations and activists representing 30 countries are united for the inaugural World Eating Disorders Action Day on June 2, to increase awareness, eradicate myths and collectively advocate for resources and policy change. In support of the day, writer/director Marti Noxon (Glee, Mad Men, Buffy the Vampire Slayer) and stars of the upcoming film—To the Bone—have […]