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Arielle B. Patient Expert

Northampton, Pennsylvania
I am a woman with a story, a voice, and a commitment. I am dedicated to helping others in the best way I know how: my writing. Writing helped me on my way to recovery and I have a sincere passion to be, at the very least, an understanding voice amid the pain of eating disorders and all that they... Full Bio
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Carrie A.

Washington, District of Columbia
After nearly a decade of anorexia, I'm learning how to love, laugh, and live again. And in no particular order, I'm also mom to a wonderful rescue cat, a science/medical writer, a jewelry designer, a pretty decent cook, a lover of coffee and hater of mornings, and a geek extraordinaire.

Joy

York, Pennsylvania
23 years old.. Currently, I enginerd (Yes, that's a made up word).  It's boring, but what I'd really like to do is educate collegiate athletic programs about eating disordered athletes (I was one).  I'm sending in my applications for a PhD in sports psychology now... that's where I want to be next year, so hopefully I'll make it!

Kate McLaughlin.

Tucson, Arizona
I am an educator, writer, author, speaker and mental health advocate. My goals are to be loving, educate, encourage, empower those affected by mental illness, abolish mental illness myths & misunderstandings, eradicate stigma surrounding diseases of the brain,write creatively, speak provocatively, live passionately, and inspire hope. In addition to managing my own website, I regularly...

Dr. Sari Shepphird, PhD

Los Angeles, California
Dr. Sari Fine Shepphird, author of the new book 100 Questions and Answers about Anorexia Nervosa, is a clinical psychologist and eating disorders specialist from Los Angeles, California. Working with a full spectrum of eating disorders issues, her experience on the subject spans nearly twenty years. In addition to maintaining an outpatient private practice, she provides consultation about...

Angela E. Gambrel

Midland, Michigan
I am a 45-year-old woman on a journey of recovery from anorexia. I also am: a writer, a graduate student (finally got there!), a wife and mom to my beautiful cat, Aliena, and a very curious person! I write about my recovery from the perspective of someone who developed an eating disorder later in life - at age 41. My blog is at angelaelackey.blogspot.com

KCLAnderson

New London, Connecticut
Woman struggles with weight her whole life. Woman tries to lose weight many times, trying everything from fad diets to dangerous pills. Woman is not successful. If she happens to lose weight, she regains it and more. Woman realizes she must not really want to lose weight or she would ?just do it,? right? Afterall, don?t our mothers tell us that if we really want something we can do it? Woman...

passion4living

Moreno Valley, California
I am from the Republic of Palau in the southwest Pacific, http://www.visit-palau.com/ and have been a certified Reiki Master Teacher and practitioner since 1998. I volunteer with various online healing networks and am a current member of the World Wide Reiki Organization, www.wwro.org, the Chikara-Reiki-Do Masters Group, and a number of Yahoo healing groups: Divine Manifestation Energies,...