The Appetite Episode #16: Who Am I? The Role of Identity in Food, Body Image, and Sport
An Opal: Food+Body Wisdom Podcast
This episode is all about identity. Opal: Food + Body Wisdom Co-Founders, Lexi Giblin PhD, CEDS, and Kara Bazzi, LMFT, CEDS, and Host Carter Umhau, MA, LMHCA discuss topics of identity development and explore how struggles with disordered eating and body image can sometimes point to a crisis of identity. The Appetite crew shares both from their expertise as clinicians and from personal experience, and Kara brings specific attention to the experience of those that identify as athlete’s and what the loss of sport can mean for one’s sense of self.