Perfectionism, Competitiveness and Eating disorders with Dr Dominique Thompson

Published on: 21st September, 2020

Please remember that no episode of the MyoMinds podcast can be used as a replacement for medical advice and/or care.

We spoke with award winning GP, author, clinical advisor for @studentmindsorg and mental health consultant Dr Dominique Thompson.

Drawing from her expertise we hear Dom’s views on:

. Perfectionism in life and in the fitness/sport community

. What to do if you think you might be struggling with disordered eating or compulsive exercise

. The reasons some GP’s may struggle to help with an eating disorder (with tips for you to work around it!)

. And more!

A fantastic insight from an expert! Don’t forget to check out Dom’s TED talks and books, which are linked on her website: https://buzzconsulting.co.uk

And make sure you follow Dom on social media:

IG/Facebook/Twitter: @drdomthompson

LinkedIn: Dominique Thompson

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About the Podcast

MyoMinds Podcast
Demystifying mental health in the exercising community
The MyoMinds podcast is here to start the discussions around disordered eating, exercise addiction, muscle dysmorphia, and everything in-between within exercisers.

Our guests include professional athletes, Experts, Doctors, coaches, experts by experience, and more.

The podcast is hosted by the CEO of MyoMinds, George Mycock. He has personal experience with eating disorders, muscle dysmorphia, depression, and anxiety.

*Disclaimer: The MyoMinds Podcast can not be used as a replacement for medical help. If you are struggling with issues related to the content of this podcast, please speak to a medical professional or one of the many available mental health charities (e.g. The Samaritans helpline: 116 123).*

About your host

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George Mycock

I am the CEO of MyoMinds and the host of the MyoMinds Podcast. I'm a fitness enthusiast who has lived experience with eating disorders, compulsive exercise, and body dysmorphia. I want to improve the understanding of mental health within the fitness and sport community.