Remembering Who We Are

Daily Affirmation, Repeat After Me…..” I am a beautiful spirit, creating a beautiful form.”

Posted in Book Reviews

Bringing Light to the Dark Places of Our Minds

Mental illness, suicide specifically, has been a hot-button topic in the media recently. Although, partly due to the recent passing of two well-known public figures, the shedding of light onto the topic of suicide and mental health is long overdue.

Suicide rates have risen in nearly every state from 1999 to 2016.

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ED Blogs

The Real Life RD with Robyn Nohling. A blog dedicated to ending diet culture and helping you make peace with your natural body size.

AdiosBarbie-At Adios Barbie, they create articles, collaborate on campaigns, lectures, events that redefine perceptions of identity, body, beauty, and power.

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August Update and Support Group Opportunities

New Voices: Peer Led Support Group

  • Every Monday Night in August (7:00-8:00 pm) at The Center for Disordered Eating of Western NC in Asheville, NC

Adult Clinician Led Support Group

  • Every Wednesday Night in August (7:00-8:00 pm) at The Center for Disordered Eating of Western NC in Asheville,

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Actively Educating

We are here to educate you! Please watch the video below to learn more about what it’s like to struggle with anorexia.

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Eating Disorder Recovery Checklist

Whether you decide to talk to a trusted friend, family member, or health care professional, here are some tips to get the conversation started:

Posted in Eating Disorders

Breaking Free from Emotional Eating

The author lays out simple techniques that she developed for her highly successful seminars. Plus, she offers encouraging, practical advice, with a twist of wit and humor, that will draw you into her heartfelt words, guidance, and shared heart-wrenching stories.

Posted in Book Reviews

Actively supporting those who suffer or know someone with an eating disorder

Do you know someone that needs treatment or someone who has come out of treatment for an eating disorder?

It is our goal to be a support system for those suffering from eating disorders and the friends and family that want to help.

The purpose for us sharing this clip is to give friends/family insight into the amount of courage it takes for their loved one to get treatment and the reality that full recovery doesn’t always happen the first time but honoring how far they have come is key to giving support.

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Reaching Out When Concerned

This year, the National Eating Disorders Association (NEDA) is focusing on the importance of early intervention.

How to help someone you care about.

Friends and family are often the first to notice signs of disordered eating or  thinking. Early intervention, modeling balanced behaviors and  encouraging eating disorders screenings can improve recovery  outcomes and help your loved one to get healthy.

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Facts That Matter About Eating Disorders

Nearly 20 million women and 10 million men in the U.S. will suffer from an eating disorder. But, with treatment, 60% of eating disorder sufferers make a full recovery.

3 Minutes Can Save A Life!
Get Screened. Get Help. Get Healthy.

Start today,

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