emotional eating Archives - sarahspeers.com

Why It’s Not Your Fault That You’re an Emotional Eater

Do you ever wonder why you experience food cravings, struggle with urges to eat, and often eat emotionally or binge eat? Often, these habits develop in childhood as learned self-soothe mechanisms that becomes automatic habits over time, eventually hardwiring their place in the brain.  It’s not just that you have no willpower or control. There’s much […]

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Empowered Eating

Are you using food to punish yourself?

I recently sat down with a new client.  Midway through our conversation, she disclosed a secret—one she had never told a therapist before. This secret was something she had been carrying around as emotional weight for over 30 years. It wasn’t just the secret itself she had been holding on to; it was the shame and […]

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