Some GREAT resources to surround yourself with!

Trans Folx Fighting Eating Disorders: T-FFED-

The Body Is Not An Apology –


Nalgona Positivity Pride-

Adios Barbie-

Thick Dumpling Skin- –

Be Nourished –

Queer Body Love-

Dances with Fat –

Jess Baker – Militant Baker –

Marilyn Wann- Fat!so?-

Ifasina (TaMeicka) Clear –

Virgie Tovar –

Christy Harrison, MPH, RD, CDN- Food Psych Podcast –

Sand Chang, PhD –

Shilo George –

SJ Thompson –

National Queer & Trans Therapists of Color Network –

Association of Size Diversity and Health-

Health at Every Size-

Academy of Eating Disorders

National Eating Disorders Association

Binge Eating Disorder Association –

Eating Disorders Recovery and Support –


  • A Hunger So Wide And So Deep: A Multiracial View of Women’s Eating Problems (1994) by Becky Thompson
  • Looking Queer: Body Image and Identity in Lesbian, Bisexual, Gay, and Transgender Communities (1998) by Dawn Atkins
  • Not All Black Girls Know How to Eat (2009) by Stephanie Covington Armstrong
  • Second Son: Transitioning Toward My Destiny, Love and Life (2013) by Ryan Sallans
  • Through THICK and Thin and Thick Again: A Black Woman’s Journey with BED (Binge-Eating Disorder) (2016) by Nettie Reeves Lewis
  • Hunger (2017) by Roxanne Gay
  • The Body is not an Apology: The Power of Radical Self Love (2018) Sonya Renee Taylor
  • Binge Eating Disorder: The Journey to Recovery and Beyond (2018) Amy Pershing with Chevese Turner