Welcome to episode 12 of Starting Point with Casey Jennings. In this episode, Casey speaks with Kamila Tan, a beach volleyball player and current graduate student at UCLA whose sincerity and authenticity shine bright. In this interview, Kamila shares her story and speaks openly about recovering from an eating disorder in hopes that her journey will inspire and help other people facing the same issues. Sit back and enjoy this insightful, honest, and thoughtful conversation with Kamila Tan. Ciao!
Kamila partnered with DiG Magazine to share her journey through eating disorder recovery, with the hope to inspire other athletes in the beach volleyball community.
"I'M GRATEFUL FOR MY AWARENESS"
National Eating Disorders Association
"Awareness hurts, but it saved my life. Awareness is far more difficult than being ambivalent or ignorant, but it is absolutely necessary for recovery..."
THE SILENT BATTLE: AN ELITE ATHLETE'S BATTLE WITH AN EATING DISORDER
Podcast with Larissa Maloney: In the World of Female Sports
"This week we discuss a very serious topic on the podcast. I have a deep and intimate chat with former UCLA standout beach volleyball athlete, Kamila Tan. Please share this with the girls and women in your life because you may be helping save a life as Kamila hopes to do through sharing her journey."
"KAMILA TAN: BEACH VOLLEYBALL ATHLETE - RESILIENCE THROUGH AN EATING DISORDER"
Podcast with WellU Mental Training
In episode 1, we dive into the compelling story of Kamila Tan and her courageous journey of competing at the collegiate and pro level, as she grapples with an eating disorder that brings her love and passion of beach volleyball to a life and death situation. Tune in now!