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Jenni Schaefer appears regularly on television and national radio to raise awareness about eating disorders and recovery. She has appeared in the Tennessean and in Family Doctor magazine, writing about her experiences and triumphs over anorexia and bulimia. A talented country music singer and songwriter living in Nashville, Jenni also dedicates her time to speaking around the country on overcoming eating disorders. For more information visit her website:

Thom Rutledge has been a psychotherapist for twenty years. He is the author of several books, including Embracing Fear and Finding the Courage to Live Your Life. For more information, visit his website:

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: Schaefer, Jenni Health, Eating disorders Patients Biography, Eating disorders Treatment Case studies