Reviews & Interviews


WellSpring Centre


Click here to view a video interview of Monique Lisbon by Ann Lock, Director of WellSpring Centre (16 min 19 sec)



“… a very brave book written by a very brave woman… a defiant act of self-affirmation… astonishing and courageous… a fine and powerful story of one woman’s post traumatic growth. Highly recommended.”

Click here to download the full review by Mary Anne Cohen, the professional book reviewer, a professional psychotherapist since 1972 and Director of the New York Center for Eating Disorders.

This review appears in the July 2021 edition of The Eating Disorder Journal, a monthly journal by, an eating disorder referral and information center in the USA.

The Eating Disorder Journal is sent directly to over 130,000 people in the eating disorder community internationally, each month.

(NB: As there are some graphic details included in the review, reader caution is advised.)


Lymphoedema Education Solutions

Click here to download an article/review of Inch by Inch by Physiotherapist, Maree O’Connor, of Lymphoedema Education Solutions, entitled:

Obesity – The Roller Coaster
How can we assist? Or can we make it worse?

This article also includes an interview with Monique Lisbon, author of Inch by Inch and General Practitioner, Dr Bronwen McGraw of Zest Medical Centre, Ashburton.