Lauren Muhlheim

Lauren Muhlheim
Lauren Muhlheim, Psy.D., CEDS is a psychologist who provides evidence-based psychotherapy for adults and adolescents.

In graduate school she trained at the Rutgers Eating Disorder Clinic under G. Terence Wilson, Ph.D. who (along with Christopher Fairburn) was instrumental in developing the leading cognitive behavioral protocol for eating disorders. Dr. Muhlheim’s primary focus remains eating disorders and she has treated patients in outpatient settings worldwide, most recently in Shanghai and Los Angeles.

She is recognized as a Certified Eating Disorder Specialist (CDES) by the International Association of Eating Disorder Professionals (IAEDP) and is certified in Maudsley (FBT) for adolescent eating disorders by the Training Institute for Child and Adolescent Eating Disorders. She has held various leadership positions within the Academy for Eating Disorders, including co-chair of the AED Social Media Committee. She is currently serving on the AED Board of Directors as Director for Outreach.
  • Credentials
    Psy.D., Graduate School of Applied and Professional Psychology, Rutgers University; B.A. (Psychology), Princeton University
  • Titles
    Psychologist and Certified Eating Disorder Specialist in Private Practice, Los Angeles, CA
  • Organizations
    Board Director for Outreach, Academy for Eating Disorders
  • Expertise
    Eating Disorders, Anxiety, Depression