Imagine a world where all bodies are valued and all people are supported in compassionate self-care.
DisruptDisrupt the injustices that lead to body dissatisfaction, alienation, shame, trauma, poor health and body disconnection, including weight bias, racism, sexism, cis-sexism, ableism, ageism, and classism, among others.
Challenge the narratives that centralize privileged people and underrepresent, marginalize, and violate others.
NurtureNurture your compassion for self and others. Support all in developing the resilience to live well in an unjust world.
BelieveBelieve in our power to heal ourselves and the culture.
RespectRespect – all bodies, regardless of look, size, shape, gender, age, class, ability, and the many other characteristics that make us human.
ConnectConnect with the growing community that recognizes, values, and celebrates the multiple identities that enrich our experiences.
TransformTransform the culture of injustice that limits our humanity into a more just, compassionate and respectful global community.
IMAGINE, DISRUPT, NURTURE, RESPECT, BELIEVE, CONNECT, TRANSFORM.
A compelling and dynamic speaker, writer, scientist and storyteller, Dr. Bacon delivers a unique blend of academic expertise, clinical experience, and social justice advocacy, all couched in a raw honesty and compassion that touches and inspires.
Body Respect: What Conventional Health Books Leave Out, Get Wrong, or Just Plain Fail to Understand about Weight
Body Respect is a ground-breaking, dogma-busting book that will change how you think about HEALTH forever.
Christopher Kennedy Lawford
Former US Health Ambassador to the United Nations
A riveting book that cuts through the lies, biased reports and questionable science about weight, and teaches us how to treat our bodies with genuine care and respect.
Co-author of Lessons from the Fat-o-sphere
Linda's humanity, scientific knowledge, and compassion combine to make her an enthralling speaker.
I attended her HAES Facilitator Training and am forever changed by the experience.
Dr. Linda Bacon is life changing, inspirational, motivational and full of love.
She has some inner power that makes us look to ourselves, make peace and love who we are.
I've listened to hundreds of professional talks, but this is one of the few that has been genuinely transformational.
I came away looking at the world in a different way.
We are awed by your spirit and generosity and, well, wisdom.
It’s no accident that you’re a guru and hero to so many.