Resources for Clients and Workshop Members

 

Fast Carbs, Slow Carbs: The Simple Truth About Food, Weight, and Disease – David Kessler, M.D.

The End of Overeating: Taking Control of the Insatiable American Appetite – David Kessler, M.D.

Crave: Why You Binge Eat and How to Stop – Cynthia M. Bulik, Ph.D.

Fat Chance: Beating the Odds Against Sugar, Processed Food, Obesity, and Disease – Robert H. Lustig, M.D.

Why We Get Fat (And What To Do About It) – Gary Taubes

The South Beach Diet – Arthur Agatston, M.D. (various versions exist)

Facing Codependence: What It Is, Where It Comes from, How It Sabotages Our Lives – Pia Mellody

Mothers Who Can’t Love: A Healing Guide for Daughters – Susan Forward, Ph.D.

Adult Children of Emotionally Immature Parents: How to Heal from Distant, Rejecting, or Self-Involved Parents – Lindsay C. Gibson, Psy.D.

 

MEMOIR

In the Labyrinth of Binge Eating – Hilda Dulin Lee

Something Spectacular: The True Story of One Rockette's Battle with Bulimia – Greta Gleissner

Because I Remember Terror, Father, I Remember You – Sue William Silverman

Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis – J.D. Vance (film made)

 

FICTION

The Great Santini – Pat Conroy (film made)

The Prince of Tides – Pat Conroy (film made)

Bastard Out of Carolina – Dorothy Allison (film made)

 

 

Exterior Links

National Weight Control Registry

National Eating Disorders Association

Feeling Good Institute (TEAM-CBT)

Center for Mindful Self-Compassion

Relational Life Therapy (Couples Counseling)