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A space for sharing all things body image and eating disorders related.
Blogs written by our staff and those with a lived experience. 


23 November 2018

How can I tell if my child has an eating disorder?

You have noticed some changes in your child around food and how they are talking about their body or appearance.…

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10 October 2018

What I want to say to anyone experiencing a mental illness

Today is World Mental Health Day. With more than 1 in 5 Australians experiencing a mental illness, this is day is close to many of...…

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6 September 2018

Loving your body is achievable. It just depends on what that definition is for you.

By Mia Findlay - Butterfly Foundation AmbassadorThe below piece explores how Mia's relationship with her body has changed during recovery and what 'loving your body'...…

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5 September 2018

Butterfly Foundation CEO on National Communications Charter Launch

Today saw the launch of the National Communications Charter for the suicide prevention sector, an initiative that aims to help organisations working in this space...…

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1 June 2018

What I want people to know about my eating disorder

Today is World Eating Disorders Action Day and the theme is #WeDoAct2BreakStigma.…

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30 May 2018

Eating disorders never arrive alone

By Fiona WrightFiona is an Australian poet and critic. Fiona wrote Small Acts of Disappearance: Essays in Hunger (2015) based on her personal experience of...…

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