Reiki Therapy and Eating Disorders

Reiki Therapy and Eating Disorders

Can Reiki Therapy Help with Eating Disorders? Reiki therapy and eating disorders may not seem like they should be linked, but many people who suffer from binge eating, anorexia, bulimia or other disordered eating, may also have additional issues, including emotional...

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Using Equine Therapy for Healing

Using Equine Therapy for Healing

Horses Healing People: What is Equine Therapy? For those with eating disorders, addiction issues and behavioral problems, equine therapy for healing is improving the effectiveness of other forms of treatment and giving sufferers a new lease on life. Equine therapy is...

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Using EMDR for Eating Disorder Recovery

Using EMDR for Eating Disorder Recovery

Using EMDR for Eating Disorder Recovery What Is EMDR? EMDR stands for Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing, which is a specific type of therapy used in conjunction with other therapies to improve outcomes for eating disorder recovery. The EMDR Institute...

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What is ARFID: The Picky Eater Question

What is ARFID: The Picky Eater Question

If your child is an extremely picky eater, parents may wonder if he or she may have an eating disorder. There is a type of eating disorder associated with being a finicky eater called the Avoidant Restrictive Food Intake Disorder (ARFID). What Is ARFID? ARFID...

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The Effects of Eating Disorders on Hormones

The Effects of Eating Disorders on Hormones

The negative effects of eating disorders can be extensive, with serious consequences that threaten your psychological, emotional and physical well-being. Thirty million people in the United States alone will be diagnosed with an eating disorder during some...

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Fact and Fiction about Eating Disorders

Fact and Fiction about Eating Disorders

It's estimated that 20 million women and 10 million men in the United States will be affected by an eating disorder of some type during at least one stage of their lives. There are many misconceptions surrounding eating disorders. Risk Factors Although men are...

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What Is Health At Every Size?

What Is Health At Every Size?

Health at Every Size(HAES) originated from the non-profit Association for Size Diversity and Health (ASDAH) to help promote the organization's belief that health and well-being are independent of anyone's body weight. Size Diversity Proponents of the Health at...

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Relevance of the Film “To The Bone”

Relevance of the Film “To The Bone”

Eating disorders are one of the most sensitive topics to cover on screen, along with mental illness and trauma. The criticism for films and shows that cover these topics can quickly turn negative. The portrayal of anorexia in Netflix’s...

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Yoga for Eating Disorders

Yoga for Eating Disorders

As more is understood about eating disorders, including how they develop and progress, many treatments and therapies have been developed to help people who are suffering. An eating disorder such as anorexia or bulimia can take a toll on a person's...

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