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Dr. Judith Brisman

Dr. Judith Brisman is a pioneer in the field of eating disorders.  She is a trained psychoanalyst who opened the first center in the United States dedicated to the treatment of bulimia. She is known for her interpersonal treatment of eating disorders and she co-authored the first book ever for family and friends, Surviving an Eating Disorder.


With over 35 years of experience, Dr. Brisman works with both eating disordered and non-eating disordered patients, offering individual, couples and family treatment.  She is known for integrating direct behavioral intervention with psychological understanding and is an expert in the treatment of anorexia, bulimia, binge eating and other body image disorders.


Dr. Brisman is well recognized internationally for her expertise in running training seminars and presentations for both professional and lay audiences. She offers individual and group supervision, as well as the webinar series What Happens When, an advanced online training course in the specialized treatment of eating disorders.