May 22, 2017
Jessamyn Stanley, acclaimed yoga teacher and body-acceptance
advocate, joins us to discuss overcoming decades of dieting,
healing from oppressive beauty standards, learning to accept her
size and stop pursuing weight loss, the "yoga-industrial complex"
vs. real yoga, her new book Every Body Yoga, being an Instagram
sensation, navigating people's expectations of her as a yoga
teacher, and lots more!
Jessamyn Stanley is the author of Every Body Yoga, as well as an internationally recognized yoga teacher, award-winning Instagram star (@mynameisjessamyn), and body-positive advocate. She has been profiled by a wide range of media, including Good Morning America, TIME, New York, Glamour, Shape, People, Essence, Lenny Letter, and many others. When she’s not on the road teaching, she lives in Durham, North Carolina. Visit her online at JessamynStanley.com, on Twitter @JessNotJazz, and on Facebook at MyNameIsJessamyn.
To learn more about Food Psych and get full show notes for this episode, go to christyharrison.com/foodpsych
Join the Food Psych Facebook group to connect with fellow listeners around the world!
Grab Christy's new free guide, 7 simple strategies for finding peace and freedom with food. You can also text "FOODPSYCH" to the phone number 44222 to get it on the go!
Join Christy's intuitive eating online course at christyharrison.com/course