Monthly Archives: May 2013

Psychiatric breakthrough?

“What is your name again?” My psychiatrist asked in her usual, thick accent, that sometimes makes it difficult to decipher between words like “your” and “her.” “The therapist I want to see?” “No, your name.” I stared at her in … Continue reading

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Is The Word Eating Disorder Confusing For The Person Who Over-Eats? It’s Just a Label! 5 Symptoms, La Verne, CA

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Is Over-Eating an Eating Disorder? The word eating disorder can be an intimidating word especially if you’re an over-eater. Words like Anorexia and Bulimia seem more like eating disorders to us. However,…

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Help?

I cannot tell if we can barely afford therapy…or if it’s something my dad doesn’t want to pay for. He isn’t ruling out the idea completely, but if I leave it up to him to handle the details, the summer … Continue reading

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Identifying a Relapse

“Eating disorders, whether it be anorexia, bulimia, binge eating disorder, or eating disorder NOS (not otherwise specified), are a life-long battle. Like substance addiction, eating disorders can reappear or return at any point in the eating disorder sufferer’s life. This … Continue reading

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Anti-Perfectionism

All that panic. All that stress. All those tears. All that lorazapam. Over nothing. I was terrified my GPA was going to drop below a 3.0. It has dropped from a 3.3, to a 3.2. Life goes on. I may … Continue reading

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Mom, is it you?

Summer has arrived. I’m not sure if it’s a crazy shift in weather, of if I was too buried in exams, final papers, and my anxiety to take notice? My mind is made up. I’ve decided this summer I’m trying … Continue reading

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