She has decades of experience in treating patients with these common problems and has developed a Holistic Treatment Program for food addicts in which she is offering education for professionals, both in Sweden and online. She has also developed an instrument in which a client will know for sure if they’re only suffering from harmful use or an addiction. It is important to know because treatment is different for those conditions.
She is a food addict in recovery since 1993 when she got help in the USA after struggling and managing to get her own food addiction under control for many years. If you suspect you have a severe problem with certain foods, take a minute to answer this screening questionnaire.
Bitten Jonsson answers Q&A about food addiction at Diet Doctor. See a list of her Q&A posts below.
Sugar addiction video course
You can watch our two-part interview with her about how to know if you are addicted to food/sugar – and how to free yourself, if you are.
Potential conflicts of interest
Updated August 9, 2019.
Bitten Jonsson has a contract agreement with DietDoctor.com to answer questions regarding sugar addiction on Ask the experts section. Like every coworker, she also gets the option to become a co-owner in the Diet Doctor company.
Jonsson receives money from sales of her books, Sockerbomben 3.0 and Sockerfria kokboken (in Swedish).
She is the owner of Bittens Addiction (www.bittensaddiction.com), a consulting service that provides online and in-person training and education about all aspects of sugar addiction and its treatment for professionals where the food recommended is LCHF/keto.
Jonsson has been on an LCHF/keto diet for many years.