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...
10 Tips on Shame for Effective Eating Disorder Caregivers ~ by, Becky Henry

10 Tips on Shame for Effective Eating Disorder Caregivers ~ by, Becky Henry

This blog was adapted from the webinar discussion presented by Clementine Briarcliff Manor Clinical Director, Danielle Small, MS, LMFT. Danielle Small is a licensed marriage and family therapist with extensive experience in the treatment of Anorexia Nervosa, Bulimia...
Meant To Be Moments at Airports, by Becky Henry, CPCC

Meant To Be Moments at Airports, by Becky Henry, CPCC

In the, “you can’t make this stuff up” category or as my friend and fellow author, Mary Treacy O’Keefe would call it, “a meant to be moment” I had an encounter at the Birmingham airport on the way home from presenting with Carlus Houston at the University of AL Eating...
Eating Disorders Caregivers and Shame

Eating Disorders Caregivers and Shame

Parenting kids who have a propensity to feel worthless and unlovable is not easy to say the least. Each week in the online group support that I facilitate we have a topic that we use to illuminate the challenges family caregivers of those with eating disorders are...
Vigilance in Eating Disorders Caregiving- By, Becky Henry, CPCC

Vigilance in Eating Disorders Caregiving- By, Becky Henry, CPCC

Many of us as family caregivers have lived this polarizing, highwire, balancing act of vacillating between hypervigilance and being complacent. For the first year or so of being a family caregiver of someone with an eating disorder, the vigilance to keep our loved one...