The Virago
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The Virago

Women & Eating Disorders

Acculturation, emotional deprivation, and the need for control

Photo by Fuu J on Unsplash

The bodily changes occurring as I traverse post-menopausal aging ignites vain recollections of faded beauty. Memories of my svelte figure donning a skimpy bikini in Belize nostalgically reminds me of the pageantry of youth. While these wistful memories mirror the allure I once possessed, what I don’t fondly recall…

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Rev. Sheri Heller, LCSW

Rev. Sheri Heller, LCSW

Therapist, Coach & Author. Complex Trauma & Addiction. Dual citizen 🇺🇸 🇨🇦 traveler, lover of art and nature. I appreciate the absurd. Sheritherapist.com