Do you *need* a therapist? Probably not. Would it make your life easier if you talked to one at least a few times? Almost certainly.
Therapy is one of those things that falls into the "if you can get it, get it" category. If you're still in school and you can talk to counselors free or at low cost, grab for the opportunity. You paid for it through your student fees already, so absolutely use what you've got. If you're not in school but you have a strong enough income that it won't put you in debt, do it. If you work for a company with an employee assistance program, find out if this type of therapy is part of that.
But if you can't really afford it and don't have low-cost access, you can most likely work through this on your own. It's not a weird thing; some of us are just more interested in and attuned to food than others. Some of it may be personal history, and a lot of it is probably genetic. Depending on where your ancient ancestors came from, knowing when there was food around and wanting it was probably a big part of the reason their genes survived to produce you. I kind of think that being disinterested in food may in fact be a sort of de-evolution. Those of us who are food-aware are probably the normal ones; it's just that our environment has changed in the last century so that it's no longer an advantage.
The best approach to dealing with this type of situation probably is to make your environment as similar as possible to the last century. Don't buy food; buy ingredients. If there's pizza in your fridge, you'll eat it. If there's flour and yeast in your pantry and tomatoes and mozzarella (or better yet, milk and rennet) in your fridge, you will have to go to some work to make pizza, and you're likely to wait until the appropriate time. You know yourself; you can decide what foodstuffs you can allow in your environment and which ones you can't have around.
And be sure to convince yourself that your roommates' food is NOT yours; eating their stuff would be stealing. They almost certainly don't feel that way, but tell yourself that they do, so you exclude their food from your psychological environment even if you can't remove it from your physical environment.
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