Eating Disorders Caregivers Effectiveness – Tools to Use Now, by Becky Henry

Eating Disorders Caregivers Effectiveness – Tools to Use Now, by Becky Henry

We often need to hear something several times to truly incorporate the knowledge. And when we are in a fear state due to a child having a life threatening illness, it can take hearing a message many times and many ways to really embrace a strong understanding.  This...
Eating Disorder Caregivers Counting Chia Seeds, by Becky Henry

Eating Disorder Caregivers Counting Chia Seeds, by Becky Henry

Many family caregivers and/or parents of a child with an eating disorder have shared with me over the past 16 years that there was a point at which they knew their life had to change. Often there are many small moments that have become eerily common and almost feel...
Eating Disorders Caregiver Burnout, by Becky Henry

Eating Disorders Caregiver Burnout, by Becky Henry

Parents and other family caregivers of those with eating disorders often want to give up and/or run away. Anxiety and fear are normal reactions to seeing your child/family member disappear before your eyes.  The demands on a family caregiver are so profound I often...