Conference Session: Absolutely Essential: Developing an Evidence-Based Therapeutic Alliance with the Complex Eating Disordered Client

Bio:
Dr. Levitt has more that 35 years working with eating disorders, trauma and complex patients. He has been an active participant in the field of eating disorders treatment as a clinician, program developer, supervisor/trainer, and presenter. He served as Clinical Director for several hospital-based eating disorder programs, maintained a private practice and taught widely.

Dr. Levitt has published and presented on the topics of eating disorders, trauma, self-injury, addiction, and complex symptomatology, assessment, and intervention. He has co-edited three books on these topics and co-authored one text on treatment methods.