Mary McCloy, RN, MFT
CREDENTIALS/DISCIPLINE: Registered psychiatric Nurse Licensed Marriage Family Therapist Certified Eating Disorders Professional
Board Certified: No
Number of patients with eating disorders you treat annually: 10-15
EDUCATION, TRAINING, and EXPERTISE: Certified through Ibterbation Association of Eating Disorders Professionals, worked in ED Programs with medical complications and private practice. Teach in JFK ED Certificate Program.
Use psychoeducational approach Cognitive Behavioral approach Dialectical Behavioral Tools Alternative Resources as appropriate. Willing and/or experienced in working as part of a team.
I feel you can recover from an eating disorder and I define recovery as: Freedom from food and weight obsession the majority of the time. This would also include physical recovery and sense of well being doing and being what a person wants to do and be.
POPULATIONS SERVED: Adolescents, Adults, Athletes, Couples, Families, Females, GLBT, Males, Seniors, Dual diagnosis with substance abuse.
CONDITIONS TREATED: Addictions, Affective Disorders, Anorexia Nervosa, Binge Eating, Bulimia Nervosa, Co-Morbidity, Compulsive Exercise, NOS (Eating Disorders Not Otherwise Specified), Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, Overeater, Overweight, Dual Diagnosis with CD + ED.
TREATMENT APPROACHES: Cognitive Behavioral, Couples Therapy, Dialectical, Behavioral Therapy, Family Therapy, Group Therapy, Individual Therapy, Support Groups.
TREATMENT SETTINGS: Outpatient.