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I Had No Idea: A Blogette




  I just returned from presenting at the Popular Culture Association Conference in Albuquerque, New Mexico.  I also had the honor to act as substitute chair for Dr. Susan Koppleman, of the Fat Studies track, and as soon as I … Continue reading

23. February 2014 by Dr. Deah
Categories: BEDA, Body Acceptance, Body Image, diets, Dr. Deah, Dr. Deah's Calmanac, Eating disorders, EDRC, Men and Eating Disorders, NEDA | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Get to Know Me!




I had so much fun being interviewed by Patricia Kirby for The Art Therapy Blog on using expressive arts for treating folks with eating disorders and body dissatisfaction, I thought you may enjoy some of my answers! Trigger Warning I … Continue reading

03. February 2014 by Dr. Deah
Categories: art therapy, ASDAH, Binge Eating, Body Image, diets, Dr. Deah, Dr. Deah's Calmanac, Eating disorders, HAES® | Tags: , , , , , | Leave a comment

What Healthy Weight Week Means to Me




Hello again!  Wow, two blogs in one week?  That is unheard of! I am sorry to be taking up too much of your time but I figure you can always just delete this from your inbox if you are feeling … Continue reading

22. January 2014 by Dr. Deah
Categories: ASDAH, Blogging, Body Acceptance, Body Image, diets, Dr. Deah, Dr. Deah's Calmanac, Eating disorders, HAES®, Healthy Weight Week, Weight, Weight Stigma | Tags: , , , , , | 2 comments

Dr. Deah ja Vu (5)




If you are having that strange feeling that you have been here before, worry not…there is a very good likelihood that you have!  Every January, for the past 5 years I have posted this video on my Facebook page and … Continue reading

02. January 2014 by Dr. Deah
Categories: ASDAH, BEDA, Binge Eating, Body Acceptance, Body Image, diets, Dr. Deah, Dr. Deah's Calmanac, Eating disorders, EDRC, Ellen Glovsky, HAES®, Healthy Weight Week, NAAFA, NEDA, Obesity, Renfrew, Size Acceptance, Tri Delta, Weight | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 comments

FREEZE! POLICE!!




Trigger warning for:  Just about everything that may cause you to want to pull a trigger, or trigger feelings about body issues.      FREEZE! (it’s the fat) POLICE!!! I was driving off to my beloved Lake Merritt to meet with … Continue reading

05. December 2013 by Dr. Deah
Categories: Binge Eating, Body Acceptance, Body Image, diets, Dr. Deah, Eating disorders, HAES®, Size Acceptance, Weight, Weight Stigma | Tags: , , | 2 comments

Practice Practice Practice!




Trigger Warning:  Discussion of Eating Disorders and Halloween Candy   None of us were born with a negative body image nor did it develop over night. So assuming we can instantaneously fix it just because we decide  to feel better … Continue reading

24. October 2013 by Dr. Deah
Categories: Binge Eating, Body Acceptance, Body Image, diets, Dr. Deah, Eating disorders, End Fat Talk, Guilt Free, HAES®, Love Your Body Day, Size Acceptance, Weight Stigma | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , | 1 comment

Dear Michelle, It’s Me Again!




Two years and 5 days ago I wrote a piece about Michelle Obama’s Let’s Move Campaign.  It challenged the First Lady’s use of the “obesity crisis,” fat shaming, and fat phobia as motivators to get kid’s moving in healthy ways … Continue reading

21. March 2013 by Dr. Deah
Categories: Body Image, diets, Dr. Deah, Eating disorders, HAES®, NAAFA | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 13 comments

Project Run-away




Have you seen them yet?  The JC Penny ads?  The Target ads?  The K-Mart and Macy’s ads? If you’ve said, “No” pat yourself on the back! Clearly you have been complying with the energy conservation requests and staying away from … Continue reading

19. August 2012 by Dr. Deah
Categories: Body Acceptance, Body Image, diets, Dr. Deah, Eating disorders, Fashion, Size Acceptance, Weight | 1 comment

Dads and Daughters: In Preparation for Father’s Day




As most of you know I am on a blog-sabbatical while I am working on my book. If all goes as planned I will be back in blogging saddle by the fall.  In the meantime, in honor of Father’s Day, … Continue reading

10. June 2012 by Dr. Deah
Categories: Body Acceptance, diets, Dr. Deah, Eating disorders | Tags: , , | 7 comments

Fits and Starts




Fit Now there’s a helluva word.  Think about it…how could one itty bitty word elicit such a broad spectrum of feelings, images, and associations? Throwing a fit If the shoe fits Misfit The perfect fit Fit for life Fit to … Continue reading

20. May 2012 by Dr. Deah
Categories: Body Acceptance, diets, Dr. Deah, HAES®, Obesity, Weight | Tags: , , | 15 comments

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