Conference Session: The Power of Connection: Social Media and Its Impact on Neurobiology in the Adolescent Brain


Dr. Melissa McLain Coffin is a licensed psychologist and certified eating disorder specialist. She is the Senior Director of East Coast Clinical Programming for Monte Nido & Affiliates. Prior to this role, she gained extensive experience in anorexia, bulimia, binge eating disorder, and compulsive over-exercise as Clinical Director of Oliver-Pyatt Centers.

She presents nationally on body image, food rules, social media and self-care at conference by the National Eating Disorder Association, the Binge Eating Disorder Association and the International Association for Eating Disorder Professionals. Her daily work is dedicated to the successful treatment of women working towards recovery.