Helping understand the complexity of eating disorders

A Place of Healing strives to provide current and relevant resource material on the subject of eating disorders and all surrounding topics to help you understand the complexity of the disease and give Hope for recovery. We may not always have what you need in our resource center, but we can always help you find what you are looking for.

All of the resources below are recommended reading and available through Amazon.


Living with Your Body and Other Things You Hate: How to Let Go of Your Struggle with Body Image Using Acceptance and Commitment Therapy

by Emily Sandoz, Ph.D.

Eating to Lose

by Maryjeanne Hunt

The Woman in the Mirror: How to Stop Confusing What You Look Like with Who You Are

by Cynthia M. Bulik, Ph.D.

Goodbye Ed, Hello Me: Recover from Your Eating Disorder and Fall in Love with Life

by Jenni Schaefer

The Good Eater: The True Story of One Man’s Struggle with Binge Eating Disorder

by Ron Saxen

Overcoming Binge Eating: Second Edition

by Dr. Christopher G. Fairburn

The Rules of “Normal” Eating: A Commonsense Approach for Dieters, Overeaters, Undereaters, Emotional Eaters, and Everyone in Between!

by Karen R. Koenig

Eating Mindfully: How to End Mindless Eating and Enjoy a Balance Relationship with Food

by Susan Albers PsyD

Mindsight: The New Science of Personal Transformation

by Daniel J. Siegel, M.D.

The Exercise Balance; What’s Too Much, What’s Too Little, and What’s Just Right for You!

by Pauline Powers, MD & Ron Thompson, PhD

Starting Monday: Seven Keys to a Permanent, Positive Relationship with Food

by Karen R. Koenig LCSW, M.Ed.

The Parent’s Guide to Eating Disorders: Supporting Self-Esteem, Healthy Eating, and Positive Body Image at Home

by Marcia Herrin Ed.D, M.P.H., R.D. & Nancy Matsumoto

Food to Eat: guided, hopeful and trusted recipes for eating disorder recovery

Overcoming Binge Eating, First Edition

by Christopher Fairburn

Help Your Teenager Beat an Eating Disorder

by James Lock

Shattered Image: My Triumph Over Body Dysmorphic Disorder

by Brian Cuban

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