Deconstructing the Stigma Around Bigger Bodies and Eating Disorders

The media’s portrayal of eating disorders is riddled with stereotypes. These exclusionary understandings fuel the illusion that people experiencing eating disorders look only one way, obscuring the reality that people of all genders, races, incomes, body sizes, sexual orientations, and abilities struggle with food and body disturbances. Receiving an accurate diagnosis and effective treatment can…

Poverty, Food Insecurity, and Eating Disorders

What comes to mind as some of the key components for eating disorder recovery? Conversations around this topic vary, encouraging multidimensional approaches for mental, physical, emotional, and spiritual healing. We speak of supporting clients in rediscovering passions and purpose, cultivating loving relationships, and developing nourishing behaviors. But what’s missing? When it comes to eating disorder…

Self-Compassion, Not Self-Esteem: Exploring this key component to better body image

Social comparison, including body comparison, is rampant in our culture today. Body image disturbances are prevalent across the spectrums of age, ability, sexual and gender identity, racial and ethnic groups, and socioeconomic status.  You’re not alone if you feel that your pursuit to “fix” your perceived flaws feels like you’re on a hamster wheel, endlessly…

Member Spotlight: Robyn Nohling, FNP-BC, RDN, LDN, MSN

This week’s member spotlight shines on Robyn Nohling, a women’s health specialist who inspires us all as she balances two vital treatment professional roles in her position as a family nurse practitioner as well as owner of a private practice as an RD. Follow along below to learn about how she juggles wearing two hats,…

Member Spotlight: Linda Tucker, Certified Health Coach and Intuitive Eating Counselor

EDRDpro is pleased to introduce you to Linda Tucker! Although our continuing education and professional support is primarily geared toward registered dietitians, as a group we welcome all types of providers to join and learn from our expert speakers. Linda is a health coach and intuitive eating counselor who brings a great deal of value…

Member Spotlight: Lisa Pearl, MS, RDN, CEDRD, CEDS

Our latest Member Spotlight is on Lisa Pearl, MS, RDN, CEDRD, CEDS. Website: www.cnc360.com Where can we find you on social media? Facebook: Counseling and Nutrition Center 360 or CNC360   Twitter: @mindfulnuts  Instagram: @mindfulnuts What is your profession?  I am a nutrition therapist specializing in the treatment of eating disorders. I have been practicing HAES,…