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Getting the most out of therapy

“There are many reasons therapy might feel weird & ineffective right now…the awkwardness of switching to telehealth, a lack of material…or b/c you don’t feel…

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Wellness Together

In light of COVID-19 & #MentalHealthWeek, the Government of Canada has launched a free online portal called “Wellness Together” that includes resources to support mental…

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Toronto Foundation Webinar: COVID-19 & Mental Health

Missed the Toronto Foundation‘s webinar about COVID-19 and mental health? Representatives from Sheena’s Place, Native Child & Family Services of Toronto, the Distress Centres of Greater…

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Giving Tuesday

COVID-19 poses unique challenges for individuals with eating disorders. Decreased support, changes in routine, increased isolation, conversations about food scarcity & hoarding, & feeling a…

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COVID-19 and Eating Disorders

“With the COVID-19 pandemic triggering a resurgence in fatphobic discourse, it’s more important now than ever to fight for fat liberation—at all costs.” http://ow.ly/ym2C50zslbE The…

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Interview with CBC’s Metro Morning and Sheena’s Place

This morning, former Sheena’s Place client (Jeffrey Sotto) and our Program & Outreach Coordinator (Kaitlyn Axelrod) spoke with CBC’s Metro Morning about the impact of…

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Anyone in Eating Disorder Recovery Should Read This Coronavirus Advice

Stress and different access to food during social distancing can trigger harmful thoughts. Here’s how to handle it.  

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Resources for Navigating Eating Disorders, Anxiety and Uncertainty during the COVID-19 Pandemic

In addition to following the recommendations put forward by our health authorities, we want to encourage you to also take care of your mental health….

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Joking about weight during social distancing isn’t helpful for eating disorders

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues, more people worldwide are confined to their homes in an effort to limit the spread of the novel coronavirus. The…

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For Demi Lovato, her eating disorder and substance abuse were dangerously linked

Demi Lovato has opened up in recent interviews about how she was under extreme pressure to maintain a certain body type, leading up to her…

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Lizzo and Taylor Swift open up about their experiences with disordered eating

Two big-time celebrities opened up about their experiences with disordered eating and body image challenges. Hopefully this will encourage others to do the same, as…

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Billie Eilish speaks about mental health

Billie Eilish speaks about her mental health, including body image challenges in a recent interview with Vogue. Hopefully this encourages others to do the same….

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