The Shapes and Sizes of Eating Disorders

Anorexia. Bulimia. Binge-Eating Disorder. Orthorexia. Over-Exercising. Abusing laxatives. Restriction. Excessive portion control. No portion control at all. And so much more. Some people who identify themselves as sufferers of eating disorders have experience with all … Read More

Imani treatment types

Resetting Your Life with Eating Disorder Treatment Spend some time with individuals who have worked hard in any kind of eating disorder treatment facility, and one of the most consistent comments you’ll hear is that … Read More

Dialectical Behavioural Therapy

Dialectics is a branch of Greek philosophy, where opposing points of view are discussed to try and establish the real truth of a situation. By working through the two opinions, hypothesis and antithesis, a synthesis … Read More

Biodanza – The Dance of Life

Biodanza’s literal translation is “dance of life”. Followers of the system of movement say it can foster mental, spiritual and physical health, and can help your connections and relationships with others. Rolando Toro, who started … Read More

Help for Eating Disorders in South Africa

What is an Eating Disorder? Anorexia nervosa is a psychological disorder characterised by self-starvation, very often excessive exercise, and weight loss. Anorexia nervosa is subcategorised into restrictive (starvation) and purging (including bingeing and purging or … Read More

Help for Anorexia Nervosa in South Africa

What is Anorexia Nervosa? Anorexia nervosa is a psychological disorder characterised by self-starvation, very often excessive exercise, and weight loss. Anorexia nervosa is subcategorised into restrictive (starvation) and purging (including bingeing and purging or excessive … Read More