In my mid-50s, I am still working on an important task, figuring out who I am without my eating disorder…I am excited, and ready! I have learned directly that recovery from an eating disorder is not all sunshine and rainbows. Ideally, in recovery one learns to use healthy coping skills to deal with life’s stresses […]
About Betsy Brenner
Betsy lives in Barrington, Rhode Island, USA, with her husband and 17-year-old twins. Her eldest child, 26, is married and lives in Washington, DC. Though a lawyer by education, Betsy has been coaching high school tennis for many years and also facilitates a long-standing bereavement group in her community. She has written her recovery story from an eating disorder in mid-life and has had the privilege of sharing her story at treatment centers in New England. This empowering experience has fueled her passion for helping those who are struggling through mentoring, peer support and co-leading support groups. Betsy loves the ocean, plays tennis competitively and collects inspirational quotes and sea glass.