Episode #2 Dr. Lea Defranscici-Lis and Terri Mateer

This episode features two women with completely opposite upbringings. Find out how 6'2"1/2 Dr. D. and 6'1" Terri Mateer both became advocates of feminine strength and body positivity through their work and in their lives.


Dr. D. in her office in Southampton, NY.

. Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist Dr. Lea Defranscici-Lis talks about the different tools she uses with her young patients to change their perspective of themselves and the world around them.


. Discover why Dr. D. encourages cross-gender sex education (father teaching daughter; mother teaching son) to boost self-esteem.


. She shares fun anecdotes around her height and how she doesn't let it define her.



Published author and regular Tedx Speaker.

Her new book The New Normal: a guide to raising children in alternative families to be sex-positive adults is due in 2019.


To find out more about her practice and her New Normal Blog, visit her website:

www.drlealis.com


Former Professional Basketball Player and Author Terri Mateer talks about her battles with her height and her self-esteem.

Her autobiographical play A Kind Shot is a testimonial to her Tenacity and perseverance through abuse and sexual harassment.


Terri is a co-organizer of the Women's March on Woodstock during the National Women's March.









Fashion Tips:

Here are the brands who cater to tall women mentioned in this podcast:


For jeans and pants: H&M (tall online), American Eagle (tall online), Roberto Cavalli, Chloe (unhemmed pieces)


For shoes: Stuart Weitzman


Overall: Net-A-Porter


Finding clothes has become easier for tall women, let's find out where those gems are. Please share your tips in the comments.


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