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Body Dysmorphic Disorder & Anorexia Nervosa

Body Dysmorphic Disorder & Anorexia Nervosa by Eating Disorder Hope Guest Columnist, Margot Rittenhouse, MS, PLPC, NCC The way that we view our bodies and feel existing in them is of the utmost importance. Body image can influence our self-view, feelings of worth, and fulfillment with our lives and ourselves. A negative or toxic body… Read more »

Can You Predict That a Teen Will Develop an Eating Disorder?

Can You Predict That a Teen Will Develop an Eating Disorder?  by Timberline Knolls Staff Are there factors that may predict a young person is more likely to develop an eating disorder later in life? Researchers think so and they say this information could offer a chance to help teens at the earliest signs of… Read more »

Dieting Apps for Kids Send All the Wrong Messages

Dieting Apps for Kids Send All the Wrong Messages by Timberline Knolls The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition has found that the incidence of eating disorders has more than doubled over the past decade. The emergence of dieting apps during that same time period is more than just coincidence. In 2019, WW, the company formerly… Read more »

The Value of Detaching Emotional Responses from Thoughts in Eating Disorder Recovery

The Value of Detaching Emotional Responses from Thoughts in Eating Disorder Recovery by Jessica Boghosian, ACSW Freelance Writer for Eating Disorder Hope Despite what popular psychology and self-help gurus tell us, we cannot control our thoughts. However, we can learn how to change our response to our thoughts. A valuable skill in eating disorder recovery… Read more »

DBT vs. CBT in Binge Eating Disorder Treatment

DBT vs. CBT in Binge Eating Disorder Treatment by Samantha Bothwell, LMFT Freelance Writer for Eating Disorder Hope Binge eating disorder (BED) is one type of eating disorder. While BED is characterized by bingeing, BED is more than just over-eating sometimes. Everyone over-eats occasionally. Professionals look for certain symptoms to diagnose binge eating disorder. Individuals with… Read more »