Given the prevalence of both obesity and anorexia, what is an eating disorder in the land of disordered eating? How can parents help their daughters develop a healthy relationship with food when we ourselves are struggling with food, diets, and acceptance of our bodies? Join Mary for an in-depth discussion with Registered Dietician and Certified Eating Disorder Specialist Laura Cipullo. Laura shares ethical, practical advice to help support parents in their efforts to raise girls who can eat well, be healthy, and accept their bodies.
Laura Cipullo is a Registered Dietitian, a Certified Eating Disordered Specialist, and a Certified Diabetes Educator based in Manhattan. Laura earned a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Human Nutrition and Dietetics at Colorado State University, where she graduated with honors. She interned at New York–Presbyterian Hospital/Weil Cornell Medical Center as a Dietetic Intern and has since held the distinguished positions of Clinical Dietitian for New York–Presbyterian Hospital/ Weil Cornell Medical Center, Nutrition Coordinator for CEDAR Associates in Westchester and Rockland counties, and Consultant for the Renfrew Center in both New Jersey and New York. She was invited to join the BMIQ.com team and teaches online research-based nutrition to BMIQ patient groups. Learn more about Laura at LauraCipulloLLC.com.
Originally aired on November 20, 2012 on VoiceAmerica Radio.