“Ask the Experts’ Clinical Team
Leading Practitioners Sharing Their Knowledge About Eating Disorders
If someone you know is struggling with an eating disorder, you are not alone. Our team of experienced clinicians can provide advice and guidance related to eating disorders and the treatment options that you and your family may be considering.
They know what to do when…
…A daughter who appears to have bulimia refuses to seek treatment or even to talk about it.
…A young woman’s preoccupation with her weight leads her to think she has an eating disorder.
…A father is concerned that his daughter is always counting calories and checking her appearance in a mirror.
…A person who was successful treated for an eating disorder finds herself repeating past eating behavior.
…An athlete who has begun purging before each game is concerned about the potential impact on his health.
…A patient who believes she has binge eating disorder doesn’t know what kind of help she needs.
Meet Our Online Eating Disorders Consulting Team
The following clinicians are available for confidential discussions:
Rebecca Bernat, LICSW
Senior-level clinician Rebecca Bernat, LICSW directs residential treatment programs at Walden. Previously, she spent several years as director of Walden’s Braintree clinic. She is trained in dialectical behavioral therapy (DBT), cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT), family-based treatment and adolescent development. She earned her master’s degree from Simmons College in Boston, Mass., and trained in DBT through Marsha Linehan’s Behavioral Tech, LLC.