Kathy Welter-Nichols is a clinician and author of several books, in private practice in Vancouver, B.C. Canada. Her book, “Chasing Hunger” put her in front of audiences in 2014 through the syndicated NBC program THE DOCTORS. Working with clients from around the world for over a decade, and Kathy has developed a riveting amount of information. Disordered eating is not what we thought it was at all.
"The recent death of a young professional in September with bulimia really hit my frustration button, as none of her family knew she struggled with bulimia from the age of 14. At 37 her life ended when her heart stopped. Eating disorders currently top the mortality list by 20% over all other psychological disorders. One in three people in North America today knows someone with an eating disorder – to me it’s time to stop with secrets and denial and let people in.