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As Time, Goes, By

Hello, world. Still here. This past 12 months... Let's just say that my experience of living in a pandemic has been of suspension. Suspended activities, relationships, projects. It never seems normal enough to make a plan, set a goal, make a decision. But while we're suspended, there are giggles, and new ideas, things are put aside permanently, people die, babies are born, aging progresses, very simple things become precious. This same 12 months, without covid, would have been so different that it hardly bears rumination. And yet, there remains this conviction that if we just hold on a little longer there will be something normal again. For me and my family, it has been a time of consolidation and reorganization, and preparing for many outcomes. Cleaning up and catching up. This page among that. Feel free to reach out. Let me know how you are. I care. I will respond. And if you are in the mood to hear what I've been up to, I have a new podcast series for this moment, about

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What you you been up to, Laura?

FEAST on some Knowledge in New York

Episode 30: Meet Kerrie Baldwin

Coms and Nets and Web Pirate Treasure

Meet Dr. Lauren Muhlheim, author of When Your Teen Has An Eating Disorder

Episode 28: Chicago

Who will you meet in Chicago?

Done With Dieting? #WakeUpWeightWatchers

Athens Eating Disorder Awareness Week 2018

Croatian Parent Activist Wears Eating Disorder Cause on His Chest

Why I no longer use the term "Maudsley Approach"

Episode 25: Meet Jackie, A Young Woman With A Plan

Study on adaptive FBT for adolescent anorexia ages 12-18 at UCSF looking for families

Researcher looking for patient experiences of seeking eating disorder care

24: Nine Truths About Eating Disorders and the Supporting Facts

Join families around the world for a friendly competition to help fund our support for families facing eating disorders!!

Episode 23: Meet the eating disorders world's informationist, Millie Plotkin

Episode 22 - Tabitha Farrar on Building Family Support When Yours Can't

Episode 21: State Not Weight with Dr. Rebecka Peebles

20: Meet Jessica Setnick, RD

Maudsley Myths

ICED Conference in Prague 2017 #ICED2017

I watched the movie To The Bone so you don't have to

Episode 17: Meet Dr. Cynthia Bulik, our Doyenne of DNA

World Eating Disorder Day is HERE!

Episode 16: A psychoanalyst and a Maudsley fangirl walk into a bar...

Episode 15: Recovery Rocks, with Beth Mayer at MEDA

ED Matters Podcast gets me on record about advocacy, self-care, and parenting through crisis!

Is it Mother's Day if your kid hates you?

Episode 14: Weight, wait, don't tell me!

Lessons learned on first "Laura & Friends Coffee Hour"

London event for parents of those with eating disorders

Podcasts About Eating Disorders

Episode 13: The At Home With Eating Disorders conference for parents and carers in Sydney is coming up soon! Meet Nicki Wilson, going for her third time!

Episode 12: Eating Disorders Coalition Advocacy Day on Capitol Hill

Episode 11: Meet the Mother/Son Team behind Gurze-Salucore

Episode 10: Meet Dr. Tarah Martos, a  Licensed Psychologist on the cutting edge of evidence-based eating disorder treatment

Joining F.E.A.S.T. as Outreach Director

Episode 9: Is Eating Disorder Prevention Possible? A conversation with Michael P. Levine, Ph.D.

Episode 8: Sock It To ED!

Episode 7: Meet Eric van Furth on Eating Disorder treatment in The Netherlands

Where are you going in 2017?

Episode 6: Charlotte's Helix featuring Erica Husain - New Plates Podcast

Episode 5: Meet the Founder of Binge Eating Disorder Association - New Plates Podcast

Episode 4: Treat To The Trait -- New Treatment for Adult Eating Disorders - New Plates Podcast

Episode 3: What if there were an expert parent at every table? - New Plates Podcast

Reach out and Recover: new online tool in Australia

Force-feeding, or life-saving?

Episode 2: History of Including Parents in Treatment - New Plates Podcast

Have you heard the NEW PLATES podcast episode 1 yet? "Why Include Parents During Eating Disorders Treatment?"

Back, but with a new hat...

Why you shouldn't listen to me about sex, but probably will anyway