Kaitlin Geenen, MA
CREDENTIALS/DISCIPLINE: Marriage and Family Therapist Intern #69211
Board Certified: No
Number of patients with eating disorders you treat annually: 15+
2009 -2013 Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital, Adolescent Eating Disorder Unit – Training and supervision in working with adolescents and their families struggling with eating disorders
I utilize several evidence-based approaches to helping my clients who are struggling with eating disorers and addictions including Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Cognitive Behavior Therapy (CBT), and psychodynamic therapy. I also use art therapy when clients are interested.
Yes, I think it is possible to recover from an eating disorder. I define recovery as the ability to engage in life without significant interruption from disordered thinking or behaviors.
POPULATIONS SERVED: Adolescents, Adults, Families, Females
CONDITIONS TREATED: Addictions, Affective Disorders, Anorexia Nervosa, Binge Eating, Bulimia Nervosa, Compulsive Exercise
TREATMENT APPROACHES: Art Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, Family Therapy, Individual Therapy
TREATMENT SETTINGS: Outpatient, Day Treatment, Willing & experienced in working as part of a team