Join me with Esther Kane on Compassionate Conversations Esther interviews me on a snowy January in Canada, where we discuss highly sensitive people, eating disorders, and of course, food addiction.
IN TODAY’S EPISODE:
0:00 Compassionate Conversations Intro
0:24 Body Image Series Intro
2:44 Introducing Vera Tarman
4:15 Vera’s personal struggle with food addiction
20:20 Differences between “food addiction” and “eating disorders”
16:45 How do I know if I’m addicted to food?
24:31 The four stages of food addiction
41:30 Differences between food addiction and addictions to other substances
49:55 What foods people tend to be addicted to and why
54:00 The huge increase of highly processed foods on the market today and the politics behind this
57:48 Do people with food addiction need to follow a particular way of eating to achieve success and to maintain their recovery?
1:00:08 Why “intuitive eating” doesn’t work for everyone
1:01:43 The role spirituality plays in recovery from food addiction
1:04:35 Practical steps to becoming free of food addiction
Click the link below for the audio Podcast
Food Addiction 101- with Dr. Vera Tarman, author of Food Junkies