A Few Questions for Fat Haters

It always shows up when I surf the www for pictures, clips, or articles on fat acceptance; fat shaming and fat hate. Fat haters are everywhere although some are more noticeable than others.  Some are very vocal about their distain while other internalize fat hate and turn against themselves and their bodies.  The result is … Continue reading A Few Questions for Fat Haters

Is Body Acceptance Possible or Just a Good Idea?

The idea of body acceptance is becoming more main stream as we see "plus size" models (a.k.a. normal people) challenging cultural norms and body acceptance and diversity activists standing up against fat shaming.  As a counsellor, I work with clients struggling with disordered eating and body image, and spend much time working towards this goal … Continue reading Is Body Acceptance Possible or Just a Good Idea?