Pregnancy through Postpartum
with Ilissa Banhazl, M.S., M.F.T
Despite the cultural myths that all women glow and blossom during their pregnancies, it is also a time when issues around body image and food are often likely to surface. For the pregnant mom who may have an eating disorder, these concerns become especially distressing. Please join the conversation as Marriage and Family Therapist Ilissa Banhazl shares her expertise on the topic of pregnancy and eating disorders.
About the Presentor:
Ilissa Banhazl is a licensed marriage and family psychotherapist, former grade school teacher and holds a masters degree in reading. She has a private practice in Glendora, CA and lives in the Los Angeles area with her husband and three children. She specializes in adult, adolescent, individual, couple, and family relationship counseling as well as eating disorder treatment and recovery. She facilitates a Women’s Support Group in Glendora as well as a Women’s Disordered Eating & Body Image Group. Ilissa spent a year hosting an internet radio program titled “Talk Therapy”. She authors 3 therapy blogs, Marriage and Family, Eating Disorders and Group Therapy. You can follow her at Facebook and Twitter@therapyglendora