James Lock, MD, PhD

James Lock, MD, PhD

Stanford, CA
Stanford University
775 Santa Ynez St.
Stanford, CA 94305
(650) 723-5511
Fax: (650) 723-5531
Contact by phone

Wheelchair accessible

CREDENTIALS/DISCIPLINE: MD, PhD, child and adolescent psychiatrist

Board Certified: Yes

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:
Number of years treating patients with eating disorders: 10+ years

Number of patients with eating disorders you treat annually: 15+

EDUCATION, TRAINING, and EXPERTISE: Board certified Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist, specialized in eating disorders for over 15 years. Special focus on child and adolescent disorders using family treatment. Conducting NIH funded research.

TREATMENT PHILOSOPHY:

Family therapy and CBT are my main approaches. Yes, I feel you can recover from an eating disorder and I define recovery as: Normal weight return, healthy physiology, no unhealthy weight related behaviors or thoughts.

LANGUAGES: English

POPULATIONS SERVED: Adolescents, Adults, Athletes, Children, Couples, Ethnic Minorities, Families, Females, GLBT, Males, Seniors.

CONDITIONS TREATED: Affective Disorders, Anorexia Nervosa, Binge Eating, Bulimia Nervosa, Co-Morbidity, Compulsive Exercise, NOS (Eating Disorders Not Otherwise Specified), Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, Overweight.

TREATMENT APPROACHES: Cognitive Behavioral, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, Family Therapy, Individual Therapy, Medical Evaluations, Nutritional Counseling, Psychopharmacology. Willing and/or experienced in working as part of a team.

TREATMENT SETTINGS: Outpatient, Inpatient, College/University Counseling Program.

FEES: Cash, Credit Cards, Payment Plans, Personal Checks, Sliding Scale, Medi-Cal. Insurance: Medi-Cal for research treatments. “Provider out of the network” in a PPO: Will bill on behalf of patient.