Mille’s Poem – EDAW 2017

by our lovely client, Mille Oh to be just me, that is all, enough, so much already, where and why does my value get placed by me, in anyone or anyone else but me. It is not me, surely that knows and that can see all I have been and all I can be. Searching … Read more Mille’s Poem – EDAW 2017

Addressing Stigma with Eating Disorders – EDAW 2017

by our therapist, Jenna, for Eating Disorders Awareness Week 2017 When I tell people that I work with eating disorders, I’m often taken aback by their responses.  Chatty cab drivers make comments about ‘vanity”, friends ask about how I can ‘cure’ someone from their ‘obsession’ with being thin, even clients question whether they are ‘deserving of … Read more Addressing Stigma with Eating Disorders – EDAW 2017

Lovely Body Positive – EDAW 2017

by our nutritional therapist in Brighton, Belle, for Eating Disorders Awareness Week 2017 Keeping inspired whilst recovering from an eating disorder is crucial. That little voice over your shoulder that whispers ‘you can do it’ needs to be constantly nourished with a drip feed of “lovely body positive” commentary. This phrase I’m using – Lovely Body Positive … Read more Lovely Body Positive – EDAW 2017

Set Me Free – EDAW 2017

by one of our lovely clients, for Eating Disorders Awareness Week Trapped and confused in this cycle of despair I’m trying to reach you but there’s nobody there So I sink deeper and deeper into the mist Shattered cries for help so often dismissed I want to get out and to smile and be free … Read more Set Me Free – EDAW 2017

A Letter from Jenna – EDAW 2017

by our therapist, Jenna, for Eating Disorders Awareness Week 2017 To our clients, It takes a lot of courage to reach out for support: change, as you know, is uncomfortable.  It’s scary to even think about letting go of the comforts of what we know, and to allow ourselves to befriend the unknown.  The fact … Read more A Letter from Jenna – EDAW 2017

Mille’s Blog – EDAW 2017

  by our lovely client, Mille, Eating Disorders Awareness Week 2017 Having an eating disorder is sh*t, it really is boring and crap and horrendous and painful. I have been in recovery for a good while now, and I still struggle. But however near to hopelessness, I can feel at times. Every morning my faith … Read more Mille’s Blog – EDAW 2017

New Beginnings – EDAW 2017

by our therapist, Lucy, for Eating Disorders Awareness Week 2017 “And suddenly you just know…it’s time to start something new and trust the magic of beginnings.” -Meister Eckhart I’m drawn to this quotation because for me it encapsulates what The Recover Clinic offers in relation to new beginnings. This of course is a new beginning … Read more New Beginnings – EDAW 2017

Eating Disorders Awareness Week 2017

For this year’s Eating Disorders Awareness Week, our clients and clinicians are here to tell you why recovery IS possible!   See the full length version here. [x_video_embed type=”16:9″ no_container=”true”][/x_video_embed] What’s next? Recover & Me – an app for eating disorder recovery Check out our blog for more EDAW2017 posts!

Early Intervention in Eating Disorders – EDAW 2017

By Kate Sumner, Operations Director Beat, the UK’s eating disorder charity, have announced their theme for Eating Disorders Awareness Week (27th February to 5th March) as the importance of early intervention in eating disorder treatment, and the vital role of GP’s. Here at the Recover Clinic, we could not agree more. For a lot of our clients, Recover is … Read more Early Intervention in Eating Disorders – EDAW 2017

How I Recovered By Learning to Love Myself – EDAW2017

by our lovely client, Chrissy, for Eating Disorders Awareness Week I wanted to write a blogpost for Eating Disorders Awareness Week, and as my ending in treatment draws nearer, I felt it would be a great time to address both! I first started treatment at The Recover Clinic two years ago, in the December of … Read more How I Recovered By Learning to Love Myself – EDAW2017

Gearing up to Eating Disorders Awareness Week 2017

by Ellie, Clinical Treatment Advisor I started working for the clinic just over a year ago, on the 15th February 2016. I’ve never worked in such a compassionate environment, with such a dedicated and empowering workforce inspiring full recovery in our clients. This time of year is also a very special one for our particular community. It’s when … Read more Gearing up to Eating Disorders Awareness Week 2017