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About Shannon Cutts

by GoingUP Social
January 7, 2014

Shannon. Pearl.

Shannon Cutts is the author of Beating Ana: How to Outsmart Your Eating Disorder and Take Your Life Back, the first book to address the importance of adding a recovered person, or mentor, to the treatment team.

She is also a college circuit speaker who has traveled the country presenting her popular campus program, Beauty Undressed, and the founder/executive director for MentorCONNECT, the first global nonprofit eating disorders mentoring community.

In addition to writing “Mentoring & Recovery” here at Psych Central, Shannon is a contributing writer for the Huffington Post, Gurze Books/, Health Communications, Inc., The Feel Better Network, and others. Her work in the eating disorders field has most recently been featured in Glamour and Woman’s Day.

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Recent Comments
  • Shannon Cutts: You are so welcome, Mark – thank you for sharing your experience of reading and contemplating!
  • Mark1: Thanks for the encouragement and thanks for the great post. Who would of thought a simple truth like this...
  • Shannon Cutts: I am confident you would too, Mark – and that we all would. In these situations it has always...
  • Mark1: The alcoholic prayer (Serenity prayer) encourages people to do just that. God, grant me the serenity to accept...
  • Shannon Cutts: That is a very good point, Raymond! There is some part of our “survival instinct” that...
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