6. Black Women and Emotional Eating

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Jennifer Sterling, Holistic Nutritionist and creator of The Black Girl Healing Project, discusses the connection between oppression and emotional eating as it relates to black women. 

Additional Resources:

Behind the Mask of the Strong Black Woman: Voice and the Embodiment of a Costly Performance by Tamara Beauboeuf-Lafontant

Superwoman Schema: African American Women’s Views on Stress, Strength, and Health

Trauma, binge eating, and the "strong Black woman"

Nourish, online emotional eating course

1: Self-care and Sacrificial Motherhood with Motherhood Life Coach, Graeme Seabrook

A conversation about mental health and motherhood with Graeme Seabrook, a Motherhood life coach who believes that in order for moms to thrive we have to make ourselves a priority. In this episode, we talk about Graeme’s struggles with postpartum depression, how she incorporates self-care in to her daily life, and how she supports moms of color to help them go from surviving to thriving.