Slaying Monsters Together

The Full of Beans Podcast by Hannah Hickinbotham

Episode notes

In this weeks episode, Han is joined by Emma Carter. Emma has personal experience of supporting her daughter with an eating disorder. Emma started to jot down a few notes about her experience, which has now led to her writing a book through the lens of a mother’s eye and the depths of a mother’s heart regarding the highs and lows of her daughter's battles with anorexia. By describing their journey, Emma hopes to help others on a similar path, which can sometimes feel lonely, isolating, and sometimes shameful.

In this weeks episode, we discuss:

  • What to do if you notice potential signs of an eating disorder, or how to pick up on the signs that retrospectively seem "obvious".

  • How to navigate your loved one's ambivalence and to get support.

  • Emma's experience of supporting Poppy, and how this can chan ... 

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