Research Into Eating Disorders, Body Image & Sexuality

The Full of Beans Podcast by Hannah Hickinbotham

Episode notes

In this weeks very special duo episode, Han is joined by Dr Kamila Irvine and Zoe Burnett. Kamila researcher and lecturer at the School of Psychology at the University of Lincoln, specialising in body image and eating disorders. Zoe is an award winning speak, author, trainee counsellor at First Steps ED, and has lived experience of atypical anorexia.

For our pride month special, Dr Kamila and Zoe join us to speak about body image and eating disorders in lesbian and bisexual women. Dr Kamila has completed a number of research projects exploring body image in lesbian and bisexual women, revealing that body image may not be so different to straight women after all.

Additionally to Dr Kamila's research, we discuss the unique challenges that lesbian and bisexual women may face that may increase the development of an eating disorder. As ev ... 

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