Lauren Muhlheim, Psy.D., FAED, CEDS

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Lauren Muhlheim, Psy.D., is a clinical psychologist and certified eating disorder specialist. She is the director of Eating Disorder Therapy LA, a multidisciplinary eating disorder practice in the heart of Los Angeles. Her specialty is the provision of evidence-based cognitive behavioral psychotherapy for eating disorders, anxiety, and depression. She is certified in Maudsley Family-Based Treatment (FBT), the leading treatment for adolescent eating disorders, by the Training Institute for Child and Adolescent Eating Disorders. She is also recognized as a Certified Eating Disorder Specialist (CEDS) by the International Association of Eating Disorder Professionals (IAEDP) and is an IAEDP-approved supervisor.

Dr. Muhlheim is the eating disorder expert for Verywell and the clinical director of the eating disorder information site, Mirror-Mirror Eating Disorder. She is a trainer of other clinicians locally and nationally. She recently co-authored a peer-reviewed paper on competence for outpatient eating disorder therapists.
 
Dr. Muhlheim has held several positions of leadership within the Academy for Eating Disorders and currently serves on the AED Board of Directors as Director for Outreach.  She is also a co-chair of the Los Angeles County Psychological Association Eating Disorder Special Interest Group and a member of the Los Angeles County Psychological Association Ethics Committee and the editorial board of the The Los Angeles Psychologist
 
 


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Los Angeles CA