The Eating Disorder Recovery Podcast
About This Show
Healing your relationship with food, your body and your Self
The Eating Disorder Recovery Podcast is a show about the recovery process from eating disorders including anorexia, bulimia, binge eating, as well as disordered eating, emotional eating, dieting, and exercise addiction. The show is for anyone who would like to learn more about the psychology of eating disorders, make peace with food, improve their body image, and live authentically. The podcast explores how eating disorders work psychologically, what the recovery process looks like, and the cultural context of eating disorders. The show blends solo episodes with the host, Dr. Janean Anderson, and experts in the field including authors, speakers, dietitians, and treatment professionals. The Eating Disorder Recovery podcast balances providing information, education, and outreach with personal stories of hope for recovery.
Dr. Janean Anderson is a licensed psychologist in private practice who specializes in treating eating disorders. She is an author who writes about eating disorder recovery. Her first book, Recover Your Perspective, will be available in fall 2016. Dr. Anderson keeps a blog about eating disorder recovery at www.eatingdisorderrecoveryblog.com.
Dr. Anderson is recovered from anorexia herself and believes full recovery is possible for all people. Using compassion and humor along the way, Dr. Anderson reviews the latest information about eating disorder recovery while sharing pieces of her own recovery story to help others create their own recovery. More information can be found at www.eatingdisorderrecoverypodcast.com and www.DrJaneanAnderson.com.
Most Recent Episode
Recovery and the Non-Diet Approach with Melainie Rogers, MS, RDN, CDN, CEDRD | Episode 23
Internationally-renowned registered dietitian and eating disorder expert, Melainie Rogers, joins us to talk about recovering from an eating disorder with nutrition therapy. We discuss: Melanie’s background, expertise, and how she got into the eating disorder field Melanie’s own recovery and being a recovered clinician Why diets don’t work How diets are harmful How our bodies fight diets and weight loss Why all food groups are important Problematic aspects of clean eating How to balance honoring our nutritional needs with fun and satisfaction with food How to be recovered in a world that is not recovered Melainie Rogers MS, RDN, CDN, CEDRD is a Certified Eating Disorder Registered Dietitian and Founder of BALANCE eating disorder treatment center™ which offers outpatient programs treating the spectrum of eating disorders, in the heart of New York City. She has worked extensively in obesity research at Columbia’s Obesity Research Center, NYC and developed the nutrition component of the Beth Israel Medical Center weight loss surgery program. Melainie also co-founded and was first President of the iaedpNY Chapter a non-profit organization that provides education for professionals who work in the eating disorder field. Melainie is a frequent speaker, nationally and internationally, including her native Australia. She has contributed to several publications and has appeared on the Today Show, The Early Show, The Big Idea with Donny Deutsch, MSNBC and Channel 11 Evening News as a nutrition expert. Find more info about Melainie at www.balancedtx.com This podcast is hosted and produced by Janean Anderson, Ph.D., CEDS. Dr. Anderson is a licensed psychologist, author, and podcast host. She holds the Certified Eating Disorder Specialist designation from the International Association of Eating Disorder Professionals (IAEDP). She is the Founder and Director of Colorado Therapy & Assessment Center, an outpatient treatment center in Denver, Colorado that specializes in eating disorders. Dr. Anderson also provides private, one-on-one recovery coaching for listeners of the podcast and supervision for eating disorder professionals seeking their IAEDP certifications. Interested? Email for more info: