EP. #120: How to Move Your Emotions

How to Move Your Emotions | Weight Loss for Foodies Podcast

Your emotions are super important.

Emotions are your body’s way of trying to get your attention.

Were you taught to ignore them or squash them down? 

Did your parents expect you to not express or hide your anger, frustration, boredom or whatever other uncomfortable feelings you had? 

Maybe you learned that expressing these emotions was wrong.

When you ignore your feelings or bury them under a lot of sweets or chips or whatever, you are ignoring yourself, your body and your needs.
 

Ignoring your emotions is downright unhealthy. Eating to avoid feeling them is a very temporary remedy.  It may make you feel better for a short while, but whatever caused those feelings  you’re eating to avoid will still be there long after the food has left your mouth and the pleasure is gone.

In this episode, I’m introducing another tool for managing your emotions so that you don’t eat to avoid them. This method, which was developed by psychologist Julia Colwell, helps you experience the emotion, learn from it and let it go. It’s so liberating!  

You might want to take notes and write down the steps, which I set forth in detail, then summarize  at the end of the podcast. 

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About the Author Shari Broder

I'm passionate about helping foodies learn how to drop their excess weight for good without dieting. I help you discover what is really causing your weight problem (it isn't that you love food!), and teach you how to enjoy the foods you love while permanently losing your desire to overeat. I'd love to teach my method to you! I’m also a gourmet cook and baker who struggled with my weight for 40 years before discovering the secret of how to stop emotional eating and overeating. I am a certified life coach, arbitrator and mediator, and I live on the coast of Maine.

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