Posts made in December, 2016

Three Years in Recovery, and My Remarks from NEDA 2016

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Three Years in Recovery, and My Remarks from NEDA 2016

Three Years in Recovery Yesterday was my “re-birthday.” That was the term a friend used recently to describe the anniversary of the day she entered treatment and began the process of recovery. Three years ago yesterday — December 11 — I entered treatment at the Renfrew Center in New York City for the anorexia and accompanying mental health issues that had gone undiagnosed for more than a decade. Those early days were disorienting. I remember how numb I was when I left my intake assessment. I arrived thinking I needed a nutritionist, and left having been told I needed intensive treatment —...

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