Size Friendly Health Professionals
Barbara Deming MD; OB/GYN in Baton Rouge, LA
Elizabeth Fisher reports: "I go to her with another supersize friend. She is always respectful and size-friendly. So is her nurse, who is also a BBW. The table can be a little hard to get on, but they have a special table that's more like a chair. Ask about it if you have problems getting on the table." Phone: 225-928-0022
Bonnie Bernell Ed.D: Size friendly psychologist will help you live your best life!
Carol Patin MD, OB/GYN in Baton Rouge, LA
Elizabeth Fisher reports: "She's very understanding and sees people, not sizes. She is also latex-allergic so her office is latex-free, if you're sensitive to it too." Phone: 225-763-4990
Bring about lasting change through hypnosis and hypnotherapy.
Licensed professional counselor providing individual, family, couples & group therapy.
Helping you to connect with your inner guide.
Corinne, a big beautiful woman herself, helps clients with size, self-esteem, life, family, emotional and other personal problems. Contact info is 630/263-8888 or firstname.lastname@example.org Her size-friendly office is size-friendly, comfortable, easy-to-find and conveniently located. In-person and phone counseling is available. Cory is known as Öthe counselor to call when you don't know which way to turnÖ
Dr. Burgard's research and psychotherapy focus on women's issues, particularly eating, weight, and sexuality concerns.
We are health professionals specializing in the treatment of eating disorders. The purpose of the Consortium is to provide comprehensive outpatient care to those individuals and families struggling with an eating disorder.
We provide consultation, workshops, and resources for health professionals, community agencies, and schools. We work within a Health at Every Size approach.
Women studies professor at San Diego State University
Feminist Therapy Associates: Contact us today for help to make the move toward emotional health, San Francisco and East Bay area
Baby center: January 2007
An extremely nice fat friendly medical professional.
Pain relief and stress relief by combining traditional methodology of a country doctor with holistic new age practices
Elizabeth Fisher reports: "Dr. Field is a diabetic himself, so he understands it on a personal level. He's size friendly, and his nurse Sherry is wonderful! Several of my friends go to him, and he got a large blood pressure cuff as soon as we started going there. He can also be stern if he feels he needs to be, but overall I'm very pleased with his abilities."
Georgia Montgomery CD, CCE, LE, BLS: Teaching newborn care and breastfeeding in San Fransico Bay area
Gerald Barber MD; Family medicine in Baton Rouge, LA
Elizabeth Fisher reports: "His waiting room has armless chairs, and he never makes weight the primary reason for any problems I'm having." Phone: 225-761-4256
"Fat Friendly" environment. All patients deserve respect. Locations: FL, TX, GA, OH, OK
APA online: January 2004
He has delivered many healthy babies to women of all sizes.
Jonathan Isaac Robison PhD, MS: Promoting health at every size by helping people with weight and eating related concerns for more than 15 years
Karen Dantin MD; Family medicine in Baton Rouge, LA
Elizabeth Fisher reports: "Comfortable seats, will not give you any trouble if you do not want to be weighed, and will treat the problem, and not focus the entire visit on weight loss." Phone: 225-218-0159
Karen Schanche, MSW, LCSW
I am a fat friendly professional who works with women, men, and adolescents. Phone: (415) 455-4915
Homebirth midwifery service for healthy pregnant women, regardless of size.
Natural options for regaining health and living without pain
Our mission is simple - To create a world in which every woman and girl can proudly proclaim, "I Am Beautiful!"
How do we redefine feminine beauty to make it more inclusive? How do we combat the damaging media messages and distorted cultural ideals about women and beauty? How do we show our daughters, sisters, friends, mothers and grandmothers the power in naming their own beauty? Self-acceptance is the first step. Come to one of our seminars.
My belief is that health and wellness need not be dependent on size and shape.
Seattle Times: June 30, 2005
To obtain the best health care from any professional, it's good to be informed, to know what you want, and to speak up for yourself.
Uncover your Bliss: Kimberly Pirtle offers holistic lifestyle coaching, reike, and tarot reading - Specializing in BBW issues
improve clarity, career, body image, relationships
Self-acceptance and self-esteem seminars for large women explore ways in which fat women are marginalized and stigmatized - We discuss ways to combat the stigma and rebuild self-esteem.
Work It Out Inc., Plus Size Yellow Pages
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