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Life Resolutions Psychology-Identifying Binge Eating Disorder

Could you be Dealing with a Binge Eating Disorder?

What we call eating disorders are a pattern of harmful thoughts and behaviours around food. Eating disorders include anorexia, bulimia and binge eating, all of which can cause shame, mental health difficulties and poor health outcomes.

Binge eating can affect people of any age, gender, and body type. It is sometimes seen in conjunction with other disorders such as anxiety and depression and can be bought on by difficult or traumatic events or circumstances in one’s life.

At Life Resolutions, we are committed to helping clients repair their relationship with food and get back on the path to wellness.

Mary Magalotti on Identifying Binge Eating Disorder

It can be challenging to assess whether you are suffering from a binge eating disorder because sometimes, everyone overeats. For someone with binge eating disorder, overeating becomes a constant method to cope with stress and negative emotions and is likely to cause the individual lots of shame. There are some signs to watch out for:

  • Do you often eat well past the point of being full, or have trouble telling when you have had enough to eat?
  • Do you eat when you are feeling sad or anxious instead of when you are hungry?
  • Do you avoid eating around others because you feel ashamed?
  • Do you sometimes feel like you cannot control what or how much you eat?
  • Do you feel angry or disappointed with yourself after eating?

If you think you might be suffering from binge eating disorder, it is important to seek help.Mary Magalotti, Jodie Brenton and the team at Life Resolutions are specialists in dealing with binge eating disorder and can provide non-judgemental and compassionate support.

Seek Support with Life Resolutions

Our team of professionals are currently providing both Telehealth services and face-to-face consultations. With telehealth counselling, youcan access high-quality mental health support from the comfort of your own home, so contact our friendly team tobook an appointmenttoday.

Contact Mary Magalotti and Jodie Brenton Life Resolutions Today

If you would like to learn more about Life Resolutions, our CEO and Founder, Jodie Brenton,or our principal psychologist, Mary Magalotti,please contact ushere. You can also head to the Life Resolutions website to discover more of Jodie Brenton and Mary Magalotti’s Life Resolutions work.

 

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