Adrienne Ressler, LMSW, CEDS

Adrienne Ressler, LMSW, CEDS is Vice President, Professional Development, for The Renfrew Center Foundation.

Adrienne attended the University of Michigan where she served as faculty in the School of Education.

A body image specialist, she is a member of the Academy of Eating Disorders as well as a Fellow and past president of the Board of Directors of the International Association of Eating Disorder Professionals (iaedp). She serves as the co-chairperson of the Somatic Therapies SIG of AED.

Author of chapters on the use of experiential and creative therapies for eating disorders in two textbooks, Effective Clinical Practice in the Treatment of Eating Disorders: The Heart of the Matter and Treatment of Eating of Eating Disorders: Bridging the Research-Practice Gap, her work has also been included in the first Encyclopedia of Body Image and Human Appearance. A frequent contributor to the popular media, she has appeared on the Today Show and Good Morning America Sunday. Adrienne lives in Fort Lauderdale, FL, and is an avid baseball and hockey fan.