Breaking Down Eating Disorder Myths and Stereotypes
Top of Mind with Julie Rose - Radio Archive, Episode 945 , Segment 2
Episode: Fighting Chaplain, Eating Disorder Misconceptions
- Nov 16, 2018 10:00 pm
- 52:20 mins
Guests: Corinne Hannan, Psychologist, BYU Counseling and Psychological Services; Nikole Squires, Eating Disorder Blogger, TMI When you think of someone with an eating disorder, what comes to mind? For many, it's a skinny girl looking at herself in the mirror and thinking she's fat, and then refusing to eat. But it could be anyone - your co-worker, a friend, a family member. Obese women can have eating disorders. Or men. It's a complex mental illness that often has more to do with control than with food and body image.