Our Big Fat Recoveries: Addressing Weight Stigma at All Levels of Care

Using lived experience through both personal recovery journeys and professional expertise in the eating disorder field, presenters will discuss the impacts of weight stigma in all levels of eating disorder care. Themes will include stigmatizing interventions, inadequate nutritional rehabilitation, fatphobia in group settings, and accessibility and safety in treatment for folks in higher weight bodies. Presenters will share themes from research and their lived experience highlighting the life-saving effects of weight inclusive care.