Elaine Williams

Elaine Williams

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Did you know that 3 out of every 4 women on college campuses suffer from eating disorders or emotional over-eating. Elaine Williams shares her experience in a funny, interactive, and powerful lecture that sheds some light on how to recover from food addictions and poor eating habits.

Biography

Elaine Williams is a Certified Life Coach through the Ford Institute for Integrative Coaching at JFK University. She was put on her first diet when she was in the 1st grade, was binging, purging, and abusing laxatives by the time she was twelve. Elaine's weight went up and down as she went from diet to diet. She didn't gain the freshmen 15, it was more like the 25. She knows what it's like to obsess about food, exercise, and weight. After putting down the laxatives and other substances, Elaine had to uncover the underlying reasons WHY she ate when she wasn't hungry. Although this is a heavy topic, Elaine's background as a stand up comic helps her bring laughter and light to this important issue. She shares her inspiring and humorous story, gives out resources for further education and support, and takes questions from the audience, with laughs along the way.