‘Emotional Health’

3 Mindful Steps to a Healthier Relationship With Food

By Kari Anderson, DBH, LCMHC, CEDS

“Peace cannot be kept by force; it can only be achieved by understanding.” –Albert Einstein My Story: Being Out of Control With Food For years, I thought that my struggle with weight and food was about finding a way to control it. I was on a journey to find the perfect set of rules for what and how much to […] Read more »

3 Mindful Steps to a Healthier Relationship with Food

Step Right Up Folks! Step Into the Body Shame & Eating Disorder Machine!

By Shiri Macri, MA, LCMHC

Recently, at a dinner party, friends of mine told me about their visit to a nearby children’s science museum. In one exhibit, they walked through a short hallway while an image of their body was taken, and at the same time, data on how many grapes’ worth of calories they burn per minute of walking based on their gait. They […] Read more »

Step Into the Body Shame & Eating Disorder Machine

5-Minute Meditations: Soften, Soothe, Allow

By Shiri Macri, MA, LCMHC

The 5-Minute Meditations series was created to help us fit in time for meditation, relaxation, and looking inward – even when we’re busy. You guessed it, meditations are usually 5 minutes or less, meaning only .04% of your day. The 5-Minute Meditations series is a great introduction to meditation for beginners, and a helpful resource for more experienced practitioners. This third installment of the series is a short […] Read more »

5-Minute Meditations Soften, Soothe, Allow

Free Email Series: Mindfulness For Women Who Struggle With Weight

By Marsha Hudnall MS, RDN, CD

“Mindfulness” is quite the buzzword lately, and if you’re like many, you might associate the word with someone like Yoga Janet from Orange Is The New Black, or your surprisingly calm colleague who loves to talk about his transcendental meditation practice and raw vegan diet. We totally get it. But mindfulness takes many forms, and great populations of the world […] Read more »

Mindfulness for Women Who Struggle with Weight

The Binge Eating Diaries: Move From Body Hatred to Body Neutrality

By Jacki Monaco

“Excuse me… but that’s impossible.” That was my reaction when the experts at Green Mountain first tried to introduce me to the concept of Body Neutrality℠ – the uncomfortable, unfamiliar grey space between loving your body and hating it. The Neutral Space Between Body Hate and Body Love Four years ago I was a strict, pattern-following, number-obsessed, stay-inside-the-lines, all-or-nothing thinker. […] Read more »

Move From Body Hatred To Body Neutrality
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