Heidi Andersen is a Licensed Clinical Mental Health Counselor Supervisor, Certified Eating Disorder Specialist and iaedp approved Supervisor, and owner of the group practice Reclaiming Beauty, serving clients in Asheville, NC and virtually across North Carolina. Reclaiming Beauty provides body-centered (somatic), trauma-informed psychotherapy, embodiment coaching and support groups for individuals looking for lasting healing from disordered eating, eating disorders, and negative body image. We are an inclusive, body liberation oriented practice and believe all bodies deserve respect, nourishment and compassion. Heidi serves as faculty for the Embodied Recovery Institute. She is also currently engaged in a year long study with the Center for Body Trust, working to bring more awareness of social justice and liberatory frameworks to the eating disorder recovery healing process. Heidi’s areas of speciality are Bulimia and Binge Eating, eating disorders in people on the higher end of the weight spectrum, menopausal women, people with intersecting eating disorders and neurodivergence including ADHD, Autism, Highly Sensitive Person and Sensory Processing issues and people looking to bring a somatic framework to their embodiment and recovery journey. Embodiment heals.