1. How Bullying Leads to Eating Disorders

    The harmful effects of bullying are widely recognized. The victim often feels powerless, fearful, and can be led to believe something is wrong with them, even long after the harassment occurs. Another type of damage that is only just now coming to light is the potential for bullying to lead...
  2. Eating Disorders – An Overview

      What exactly is an eating disorder? Simply put, these are very serious conditions where the sufferer is so preoccupied with food and weight that it takes over their lives. Someone with such a disorder is usually aware of what they are doing but feels powerless to stop themselves. The...
  3. Bulimia – An Overview

    It’s a universal experience: we eat when we’re bored, or lonely, or excited… for a multitude of different reasons that sometimes do not include hunger. But our psychological reactions to this experience can vary greatly. For some, it becomes a cycle, a burden. Some will binge eat then panic when...
  1. Tennie Interviewed on Voice America Radio Network

    Tennie McCarty recently appeared on the “One Hour AT A Time” radio show, hosted by Mary Woods on the Voice America Radio Network. Tennie talked about eating disorders, particularly compulsive overeating and food addictions, as well as emotional attachments to food. Click below to listen to the show. It’s also available...
  2. Tennie’s Coming To Indianapolis

    Tennie McCarty is pairing up with CITYOGA in Indianopolis to present “Life Happens…What Now? Shades of Hope Five-Day Intensive Workshop: Exploring Grief, Trauma & Addiction,” taking place August 29 – September 2, 2012, at the Oakwood Retreat Center in Selma, Indiana. The five-day intensive workshop will be presented by best-selling...

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