Rebel Buersmeyer

It’s Time for a Change: Debunking Common Myths Surrounding Eating Disorders

By Rebel Buersmeyer / February 3, 2023

Eating disorders have the second highest mortality rate of all mental health disorders, only surpassed by opioid addiction (1). Over 10,000 deaths each year are the direct result of eating disorders, that is one eating disorder death every 52 minutes (2). 81% of 10-year-old children are afraid of being fat, with 1 in 4 having attempted to lose weight (3). These alarming statistics are only just a few picked out to highlight the eating disorder epidemic.

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Why Do Women Cheat? Inside the Mind of a 10 Year Old

By Rebel Buersmeyer / October 10, 2019

My 10 year old daughter never ceases to amaze me. She informed me last week of why women cheat. Allow me to set the stage before I hit you with…

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What Is EMDR? How Does It Work?….and many more questions.

By Rebel Buersmeyer / May 6, 2019

Do you find yourself trapped in your own brain?  Is a distressing memory stuck, replaying over and over?  Do you intellectually know that you are not to blame for what…

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Addicted to LOVE? Is that Even a Thing?

By Rebel Buersmeyer / March 30, 2018

I’m going to go out on a limb and assume that most of us have probably heard the song – Addicted to Love.  I don’t think Robert Palmer, the singer-songwriter…

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When Eating Disorders Hit Home

By Rebel Buersmeyer / October 31, 2016

If you are reading this, then there is a chance you have some experience with eating disorders.  You might be a mental heath professional who works with people suffering from…

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National Eating Disorder Awareness Week

By Rebel Buersmeyer / March 1, 2014

In honor of National Eating Disorder Awareness Week, I would like to throw out some information about eating disorders, a “hidden” mental illness. Eating Disorders are not often discussed as…

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