Affirming Care Letter to Healthcare Provider PDF

PRESENTATION RESOURCES

From Perfectionism to Resilience: An invitation for providers to examine the role of social justice in eating disorder treatment (Bethany Wheeler, MS, RD, LD and Sarah Pannell, MS, LMFT; July 12, 2019)

RECOMMENDED ARTICLES

8 Ways to Make Your Business More Body Positive

51 Ways to Make the World Less Hostile for Fat People

Anorexia Knows No Body Type

How Fatphobia Prevented Me From Getting Help For My Eating Disorder by Shira Rosenbluth

Is Your Wellness Practice Just a Diet in Disguise?

The Daily Realities of Being Fat, Black and Queer in Public Spaces

Three Essential Steps to My Recovery: Rage. Reclamation. Relationship.

Type 1 Diabetes, Body Image and Language

Is the Body Mass Index a Good Measure of Health?

When You’ve Been Fat-Shamed By Your Doctor

What to Say at the Doctor’s Office

The Space Between Self-Esteem and Self-Compassion

10 Reasons Not to Focus on Your Weight in the New Year

Body Acceptance begins with Grieving the Thin Ideal

8 Red Flags in Weight Loss Research: How to Spot Them and What They Mean

The Lies Diet Culture Taught Me that I No Longer Believe

Why Eating Disorder Treatment is Failing Us All

RECOMMENDED VIDEOS

Poodle Science

Busting Myths on Health & Weight

Class, Not Mass, Matters

Diets Don’t Work

A Plea of Détente in the War On Obesity

Lose Hate Not Weight

Gaudiani Clinic Medical Minutes

WEBSITES & BLOGS

Be Nourished

Tasting Abundance

Three Birds Counseling

Gaudiani Clinic Medical Minutes

Dare to Not Diet

Virgie Tovar

Melissa Toler

The Mindful Dietitian

The Men's Health Dietitian

Health, Not Diets

UNTRAPPED: Freedom from Diet Prison

Resilient Fat Goddex

The Militant Baker

Nalgona Positivity Pride

Body Peace and Liberation

The Body Image Therapist

BodyPosiPanda

Body BLoved

Sex Positive Families

CYCLES + SEX

Nicola Salmon: Feminist & Fat Positive Fertility Coach

Plus Mommy

Let’s Queer Things Up with Sam Dylan Finch

PODCASTS

All Fired Up

Dietitians Unplugged

Do No Harm

Food Psych

The Mindful Dietitian

Fat & Faithful

Love, Food

Nutrition Matters

Plus Mommy 

CHILD NUTRITION

The Feeding Doctor

Sunny Side Up Nutrition

Lutz, Alexander & Associates Nutrition Therapy

Katherine Zavodni Nutrition Therapy

Helping Your Child with Extreme Picky Eating by Katja Rowell, MD and Jenny McGlothlin, MS, SLP

WW Is Priming Our Kids to Be Lifelong Customers by Be Nourished

I Help People Recover From Disordered Eating. Don’t Give Your Child This App. by Christy Harrison

MOVEMENT/PHYSICAL ACTIVITY RESOURCES

Decolonizing Fitness

Dianne Bondy Yoga

Body Positive Yoga

Jessamyn Stanley

Guidelines for Fitness Professionals Who Serve Fat Clients (NAAFA)

Eating Disorders & Athletes: A Course for Sports Dietitians (online training)

 

RECOMMENDED BOOKS

Sick Enough by Dr. Jennifer Guadiani

Body Respect by Linda Bacon and Lucy Aphramor

Fat and Fertile: How to Get Pregnant in a Bigger Body by Nicola Salmon

Intuitive Eating, 3rd Edition by Evelyn Tribole and Elyse Resch

The Intuitive Eating Workbook by Evelyn Tribole and Elyse Resch

The Intuitive Eating Workbook for Teens by Elyse Resch

Eating in the Light of the Moon by Johnston

The Body is Not An Apology by Sonya Renee Taylor

Hunger: A Memoir of (My) Body by Roxanne Gay

Fat Activism: A Radical Social Movement by Charlotte Cooper

Landwhale by Jes Baker

Shrill by Lindy West

Burnout by Emily Nagoski

Come As You Are by Emily Nagoski

Conquer Picky Eating for Teens & Adults by Jenny McGlothlin, MS, SLP and Katja Rowell, MD

So You Want to Talk About Race by Ijeoma Oluo

BOOKS FOR CHILDREN & ADOLESCENTS

No Weigh!! by Signe Darpinian, Wendy Sterling & Shelley Aggarwal

Celebrate Your Body (And Its Changes Too!) by Sonya Renee Taylor

Shapesville by Andy Mills and Becky Osborn

Your Body is Awesome by Sigrun Danielsdottir

Amanda's Big Dream by Judith Matz

I Like Myself by Karen Beaumont

 

RESEARCH & GUIDELINES

Weight Science: Evaluating the Evidence for a Paradigm Shift (Bacon and Aphramor, 2011)

The Weight-Inclusive versus Weight-Normative Approach to Health (Tylka et al. 2014)

Guidelines for Healthcare Providers with Fat Clients (NAAFA)

A Clinician's Guide to Gender-Affirming Care: Working with Transgender and Gender Nonconforming Clients (S. Chang, A. Singh, l. dickey and M. Krishnan) 

ORGANIZATIONS

Association for Size Diversity and Health (ASDAH)

National Association to Advance Fat Acceptance (NAAFA)

Eating Disorder Registered Dietitians & Professionals (EDRDpro)

Body Positive Australia

Binge Eating Disorder Association (BEDA)

Multi-Service Eating Disorders Association (MEDA)