Recent Episodes

How Black Women and BIPoC are Further Marginalize by Diet Culture with Whitney Trotter

Welcome back mis amigos! I’m excited for today’s episode because I have the honor to talk to Whitney Trotter, registered dietitian nutritionist, nurse, and soon to be a DNP (Doctor of Nurse Practice). In this episode we talk about how black women and BIPoC (Black, Indigenous, and People of Color) are missed diagnosed for disordered...

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Episode 92: How to Combat Chronic Illness with an Anti-Diet, Intuitive Eating Approach

In this episode we’ll talk about our practice and approach, and we’ll address some of the diseases, illnesses, and conditions that we see in our clients. I bring registered dietitian, and our podcast content creator, Raegan Perkins, to the show. This is going to be an introductory episode to all the illnesses we’ve seen –...

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Episode 91: Reembody Breathing Room App with Kevin Moore and Beck Beverage

This episode is all about Creating a pause between the signals our body sends us and our evaluation of those signals in a cultural context (quoted from reembody website). The quote is the best way to sum up this conversation with guests Kevin Moore and Beck Beverage, founders of the reembody method and the breathing...

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Episode 90: LatinX and Anti-Diet Approaches with Guest Dalina Soto

David is back with another great episode and this time he’s bring his special guest registered dietitian nutritionist, and just awesomest weight-inclusive LatinX nutritionist out there, Dalina Soto MA, RD, LDN. Dalina is a Spanish speaking registered dietitian and works as one of the few Spanish speaking registered dietitian nutritionists in the Philadelphia area and...

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Episode 89: Very Low Carbohydrate Diets and No Weight Loss? What’s Going On?

This episode is all about how weight loss articles send the wrong message. We continue to inspect the referenced research with a weight inclusive lens. Episode 89 dives into one of the referenced research papers from an article about very low carbohydrates diets and weight loss. The article and research was reviewed by our intern...

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Episode 88: 8 Red Flags of Weight Loss Research – Solo Episode

On this Solo Episode, David explains some of the holes in weight loss research, shines a light on why the research doesn’t support weight loss as a cure for everything, and discusses the difference between weight centric and weight inclusive. He asks “If you are supposed to lose weight to live longer and stay healthy...

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Episode 87: Let’s Talk Cannabis – Everything You Need to Know with guest Donna Shields

During David’s conversation with Donna Shields, Dietitian and co-founder of the Holistic Cannabis Academy, they cover everything you need to know about (you guested it) cannabis!  Donna tells us her journey as a dietitian, once working for the US Army and culinary institute, as well as how her breast cancer diagnosis opened her eyes to...

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Episode 86: The Body Positive Fitness Center You Can’t Live Without with Guest Abbey Griffith

David interviews Abbey Griffith, the owner of Clarity Fitness a body positive fitness center in Decatur, Georgia. During this episode David and Abbey talk about what body positivity means, how Clarity Fitness came to be, and they have an open and honest conversation about their personal struggles with weight centric thinking. In this episode it...

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Episode 85: Body Trust and How it Can Help You Break Free from Diet Culture with Guest Aaron Flores

In episode 85 David interviews guest Aaron Flores, a Body Trust® Certified dietitian based in California, about how body trust can help you break free from diet culture. During their conversation, David and Aaron connect on similarities in their journey to becoming dietitians. They discuss topics like what it is like transitioning from a weight-centric...

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Episode 83: How Body Liberation Frees Us from Diet Culture with Guest Kent Thomas

This week David interviews Kent Thomas, a social worker that focuses on body liberation coaching in Tacoma, WA. In this podcast David and Kent discuss difficult questions and thought provoking ideas around food, eating disorders, and body liberation. David asks Kent what body liberation is; They discuss queerness and Christianity, body shaming in the gay...

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