February 2020 Sensitivity Training

February 2020 Sensitivity Training

February 2020 Sensitivity Training By: Malerie RazzisWest Virginia UniversityThis past February, the Healing Bodies, Healthy Babies research team was able to conduct their very first sensitivity training.  There were months of preparation prior to the first session...
A Perfect Storm

A Perfect Storm

A Perfect Storm By: Hannah Meeks        Pregnancy, especially an unplanned one, can be a stressful time for women with eating disorders due to amplified feelings of body dissatisfaction and anxiety about gaining weight. This, coupled with a lack of support and...
Terminology for Mental Health Professionals

Terminology for Mental Health Professionals

Terminology for Mental Health Professionals By Hattie RoweWest Virginia University As medical knowledge increases, so does responsibility. We are continually enlightened of more sensitive ways to approach conversations with patients. People with eating disorders can...