The Bensons – Mother, Daughter Team
In an epidemic culture of disordered eating, this is the first book to provide both sides of the story: alternating mother-daughter perspectives on one teen’s battle with anorexia and bulimia, examining the nitty-gritty relationship dynamics and the many manipulative nuances that personify this misunderstood disease.
Lorri Antosz Benson is a two-time Emmy-award winning talk show producer and nationally-syndicated columnist who wrote about talk shows for Tribune Media Services for eleven years. While the senior producer for ‘DONAHUE,’ she appeared on such shows as Boston’s Morning Show and CBS This Morning. Taryn Leigh Benson is a college student working toward her nursing degree, and is in active recovery from an eating disorder. She was profiled in a documentary, which was used as part of the psychology curriculum at the University of Florida.