Rank #1: 8: Jenni Schaefer: Trauma, PTSD, and Eating Disorders
In this episode, we talk to Jenni Schaefer, who discusses trauma, ptsd, eating disorders, and recovery.
Rank #2: Episode 132: Dr. Joel Yager: Severe and Enduring Anorexia Nervosa
Today, Kathy welcomes Joel Yager, MD, and their topic is setting treatment goals for those with severe and enduring anorexia nervosa (SEAN). Dr. Yager describes SEAN as a chronic illness and believes hope and recovery are possible while giving someone the best quality of life in a realistic way.
Rank #3: 26: Leah Graves: The Art of Nutrition Therapy in Anorexia Nervosa
Leah Graves, RD, LD, CEDRD, FAED, joins Kathy today and they discuss the art of nutrition therapy for anorexia nervosa. This is a wide-ranging interview which includes the challenges of refeeding, and ultimately the signs of success in recovery.
Rank #4: 11: June Alexander: A Conversation with June
This week we’re joined by June Alexander, in what we are calling a conversation with June. If you don’t know June, be prepared to hear a story of recovery from someone who battled an eating disorder for decades in Australia, as well as the role writing has played in June’s recovery.
Rank #5: Episode 80: Karen Koenig: Becoming a "Normal" Eater in the Recovery Process
Today, Kathy is joined by Karen Koenig and their topic is becoming a “normal” eater in the recovery process. They discuss some of the essentials of becoming a “normal” eater while recovering from an eating disorder as well as a handful of other important topics around eating.
Rank #6: Episode 154: Becca Clegg: Balancing Your Relationship with Food
Today, Kathy welcomes Becca Clegg, LPC, CEDSS, and they talk about balancing your relationship with food and body image. Becca highlights how prevalent diet culture is and also reminds us that we shouldn’t forget that one key element of food is enjoyment.
Rank #7: Episode 96: Jennifer Rollin, MSW, LCSW-C: Eating Disorders and Health at Every Size
Today, Kathy is joined by Jennifer Rollin, MSW, LCSW-C, and their topic is the treatment of eating disorders from the Health at Every Size principles. They discuss Health at Every Size, how it can be used as part of treatment, and how it should be used in society as a whole.
Rank #8: Episode 87: Dr. Nicole Siegfried: Body Image and Severe Eating Disorders
Today, Kathy is joined by Dr. Nicole Siegfried and their topic is body image and severe eating disorders. Dr. Siegfried defines severe eating disorders and discusses their intersection with body image.
Rank #9: 3: Ilene Fishman: Wellness
In this episode, Ilene Fishman, LCSW, uses her 30 years of experience as a clinician in the field to discuss what people need to do to get well from eating disorders. She specifically talks about getting well and wellness, and tells us how this is different from “recovery”.
Rank #10: Episode 82: Dr. Janean Anderson: Emotion Regulation
Today, Kathy is joined by Dr. Janean Anderson and their topic is emotion regulation and eating disorder recovery. They discuss emotion regulation in depth, which is one of the four main principles of DBT (dialectical behavior therapy).
Rank #11: Episode 70: Eating Disorders and Neuroscience
Today, we have a special 2-part episode as Kathy is joined Dr. Michael Levine, Dr. Laura Hill, and Dr. Janet Treasure as they discuss eating disorders and neuroscience. Be sure to listen to this week’s episode and next week’s episode to hear everything these esteemed guests share.
Rank #12: Episode 101: Dr. Holly Peek: Atypical Anorexia
Today, Kathy welcomes Holly Peek, MD, MPH, and they talk about atypical anorexia. Atypical anorexia is a diagnosis that is very prevalent, yet many people aren’t aware if it or of its severe consequences. Kathy and Dr. Peek give you a lot to think about in this episode.
Rank #13: Episode 52: Dr. Laura Hill: A Brain-Based Approach for Eating Disorders Treatment
Today, Dr. Laura Hill joins Kathy and they talk about Dr. Hill’s brand new e-text, A Brain-Based Approach for Eating Disorders Treatment. To learn more about this book, including some special bonuses, please visit www.edcatalogue.com/hill.
Rank #14: Episode 39: Dr. Jennifer Gaudiani: Medical Complications of Eating Disorders
Today, Kathy welcomes Dr. Jennifer Gaudiani, MD, CEDS, and they talk about the medical consequences of eating disorders. This episode contains vital information on this wide-ranging topic.
Rank #15: Episode 86: Carolyn Hodges Chaffee: Metabolic Testing and Body Composition Analysis
Today, Kathy is joined by Carolyn Hodges Chaffee, MSRDN, CEDRD, and their topic is metabolic testing and body composition analysis. Carolyn gets technical in this episode but ties everything together nicely for the clinician and layperson alike.
Rank #16: Episode 99: Walter Kaye, Guido Frank, Heather Hower: The Role of Anxiety on Eating Disorders
Today, Kathy is joined by Dr. Walter Kaye, Dr. Guido Frank, and Heather Hower, MSW, LICSW, QCSW, ACSW. This is the first of a two-part episode where we learn about the role of anxiety on eating disorders.
Rank #17: 2: Pam Carlton: The role parents play in recovery
In this episode Dr. Carlton and Kathy help parents navigate the world of eating disorders, including describing the roles parents play in recovery.
Rank #18: Episode 151: Emme: Becoming our Bodies' Best Friend
Today, Kathy welcomes Emme, an award-winning supermodel, and a lead influencer for positive body image and self esteem. They discuss becoming our bodies’ best friend for a better life and a lifetime of joy and shared happiness.
Rank #19: Episode 116: Jessica Gillespie: Eating Disorders and the Depth of Disconnections
Today, Kathy welcomes Jessica Gillespie, MA, LMFT, and their topic is eating disorders and the depth of disconnections. Eating disorders create disconnections from the body, oneself, and others, and thrive in isolation. We are happy to have Jessica on to discuss this important topic.
Rank #20: Episode 153: Dr. Carolyn Coker Ross: Integrative Medicine and the Treatment of Eating Disorders
Today, Kathy welcomes Carolyn Coker Ross, MD, MPH, and their topic is integrative medicine and the treatment of eating disorders. Dr. Ross give us a look into integrative medicine which she defines as a healing-oriented discipline which takes in the whole person, body, mind, and spirit and includes all aspects of lifestyle.