Welcome to the Healthy Baby Boomers Network Blog Talk Radio Show. I am your host, Dr. Erica Goodstone, Licensed Mental Health Counselor, Spiritual Relationship Healer and Somatic Body Psychotherapist, Helping Men and Women Heal Their Bodies and Their Relationships Through Love, author of the book: Love Me, Touch Me, Heal Me and the romantic novel, Love in the Blizzard of Life, and creator of the life changing 30 Day Love Challenge.
Today my guest is author of the book, Life Beyond Your Eating Disorder, Founder and CEO of The Alliance for Eating Disorders Awareness, and someone who has personally recovered from a 10-year-long battle with various eating disorders. Johanna Kandel brings knowledge, hope and assistance to more than 200,000 individuals internationally. She facilitates weekly support groups, mentors individuals with eating disorders and their families through their treatment and recovery, educates thousands about eating disorders, and advocates for legislation on the state and national level. Johanna is the current President of the Board of Directors for the Eating Disorders Coalition, member of the Academy for Eating Disorders Advisory Board, and a founding board member of the Eating Disorders Activist Network. She has received numerous awards for her public service, has been profiled in the New York Times and leading magazines, and has made several appearances on national TV, including NBC Nightly News and The Today Show. Find out more at AllianceForEatingDisorders.com