Some GREAT resources to surround yourself with!

Due to COVID-19, here are some online eating disorders services and support. Most are free:

Websites of Amazing Folks
Books
  • A Hunger So Wide And So Deep: A Multiracial View of Women’s Eating Problems (1994) by Becky Thompson
  • Looking Queer: Body Image and Identity in Lesbian, Bisexual, Gay, and Transgender Communities (1998) by Dawn Atkins
  • Not All Black Girls Know How to Eat (2009) by Stephanie Covington Armstrong
  • Second Son: Transitioning Toward My Destiny, Love and Life (2013) by Ryan Sallans
  • Through THICK and Thin and Thick Again: A Black Woman’s Journey with BED (Binge-Eating Disorder) (2016) by Nettie Reeves Lewis
  • Hunger (2017) by Roxanne Gay
  • The Body is not an Apology: The Power of Radical Self Love (2018) Sonya Renee Taylor
  • Binge Eating Disorder: The Journey to Recovery and Beyond (2018) by Amy Pershing with Chevese Turner
  • Fearing the Black Body- The Racial Origins of Fat Phobia (2019) by Sabrina Strings
  • Free to be Me- Self Love for all Sizes (2020) by Lesley Williams https://lesleywilliamsmd.com
  • Fat Girls in Black Bodies: Creating Communities of Our Own (2020) by Joy Arlene Renee Cox