Originally Posted by bingefree2013
What can I say? I think when it comes to EDs, addictions, or any bad behavior that one wants or needs to quit, coddling does not work. Rationalization does not work. Telling someone they are doing great when they are clearly circling the drain does not work. Most people would probably do better if they were told point blank to, "knock that ish off!"
It seems simplistic, but sometimes a simple, "just stop doing it," is the best advice.
I know what you mean. I think I've had to apply a little tough love to myself also.