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Category Archives for Men and Eating Disorders

BUZZ OFF: Part Two of Tackling the Buzz Kill!




This is the second part of a three part series on one approach to treating the clinical diagnosis of Beeinurbonnettopathy (soon to be included in the DSMXXXV).  If you didn’t read part one you may want to do so by … Continue reading

21. January 2015 by Dr. Deah
Categories: art therapy, ASDAH, BEDA, Body Acceptance, Body Image, Body Positivity, dance therapy, Dr. Deah, Dr. Deah's Calmanac, drama therapy, Eating disorders, EDRC, EDRS, Guilt Free, HAES®, Healthy Weight Week, Men and Eating Disorders, movement therapy, NAAFA, NEDA, recreation therapy, Self Esteem, Size Acceptance, Weight, Weight Stigma | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 comment

Eating Disorders Recovery Support: It’s Not sELFish to Ask for Help




I am reluctant to use my blog for sELF-promotion.  Sure, I always include links to where to buy my book, it is an author’s obligation these days to market their books in any way possible.  But rarely do I use … Continue reading

20. December 2014 by Dr. Deah
Categories: art therapy, ASDAH, BEDA, Body Image, dance therapy, Dr. Deah, Dr. Deah's Calmanac, drama therapy, Eating disorders, EDRC, EDRS, HAES®, Men and Eating Disorders, Mindful Eating, movement therapy, NEDA, recreation therapy, Renfrew, Self Esteem, Yoga | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

What We Can Do: Day 5 NEDA Week




Despite the well known saying, talk is NOT cheap,  Advertisers spend billions of dollars each year on ads telling us and selling us body hate messages.  And unless we unplug completely and live in a Samadhi Tank, we can not … Continue reading

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

Day 3 NEDA Week: Count Your Blah Blahssings Baby!!




If you are like most people, you thrive on positive reinforcement and disintegrate just a bit each time you are shamed or told you are wrong. So why do we give our power over to negative reinforcements like scales, diet … Continue reading

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

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

Bizarre BiZara




Trigger Warning:  Fashion insanity discussed.  Some talk about obesity. A loyal reader of my blog contacted me this morning and was clearly fired up! “You have to see this Dr. Deah, it was on Good Morning America. Oooh this really … Continue reading

16. November 2012 by Dr. Deah
Categories: Body Acceptance, Body Image, Dr. Deah, Eating disorders, Fashion, Men and Eating Disorders, Obesity, Size Acceptance | Tags: , , , , , | 8 comments

Get the Picture?




Roll (less) Models? In September 2011 I wrote a piece about the increase of eating disorders in men and how the modeling industry’s requirements for male models’ bodies have slimmed down enormously over the years.  One of the results has … Continue reading

23. July 2012 by Dr. Deah
Categories: Body Acceptance, Body Image, Dr. Deah, Eating disorders, HAES®, Men and Eating Disorders, Size Acceptance | 3 comments