Established in 1985, the International Association of Eating Disorders Professionals Foundation (iaedp) is today well recognized for its excellence in providing first-quality education and high-level training standards to an international multidisciplinary group of various healthcare treatment providers and helping professions, who treat the full spectrum of eating disorder problems. Learn more at www.iaedp.com.
Authorized iaedp ny contributors:
Laura Cipullo, RD, CDE, CEDRD is a Registered Dietitian, Certified Diabetes Educator and Certified Eating Disorder Registered Dietitian. Laura maintains her private nutrition practice (Laura Cipullo Whole Nutrition Services) in the Union Square area of NYC where she specializes in child and adult prevention and treatment of eating disorders. In addition to individual sessions, her practice provides three weekly mindful meal support groups for women working on recovery from eating disorders and learning to neutralize their relationships with food. Laura has created and authored Healthy Habits, a teaching tool in “The Mommy Manual Series” which fosters a positive approach to teaching feeding and eating all foods. This valuable instructional tool can be used by educators and or parents who want to teach children how to eat all foods. This education platform is further supported by Laura’s personal blog, Mom Dishes It Out. Her lively, often humorous postings detail the trials and tribulations of feeding her own children while helping them cultivate positive relationships with eating and neutral relationships with food. Laura’s corresponding blog, Eating and Living Moderately, helps spread the message of positive nutrition education by teaching people to eat all foods through sensible lifestyle choices.
President of the New York chapter of the International Association of Eating Disorder Professionals (iaedp), Laura also chairs the Food and Nutrition Committee for Corlears School. Her wisdom and experience are consistently tapped by a variety of nationally circulated publications including Real Simple Magazine, OK! Magazine, Diabetes Forecast, Diabetic Living, Modern Mom, The Daily Meal and The Huffington Post. Laura also makes frequent guest appearances on local and national television shows—CBS’ The Couch, Joy Behar’s Say Anything, The Willis Report, Headline News, all shows featured on Veria TV, and more. In concert with the editors of Prevention Magazine, Laura has co-authored “The Diabetes Comfort Food Diet Cookbook”—available for purchase in September 2013. This specialized new cookbook teaches readers a new definition of the word “diet”—habitual nourishment and eating all foods…especially the how and when.
Adrienne Glasser, LCSW, R-DMT is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and Registered Dance Movement Therapist. She is the Clinical Director of Experience Wellness Group, an outpatient group therapy practice. In her group practice, as well as in her private practice, she treats men and women of all ages with a specialization in eating disorders, trauma and addiction. Her treatment modalities include: psychodynamic, mindfulness based cognitive behavioral therapy, psychodramatic methods, internal family systems and dance movement therapy. Over the last 10 years, Adrienne has enjoyed working collaboratively with clients to help them creatively find their individualized path to healing.
Allison Jupiter, LCSW-R, CEDS is a licensed clinical social worker in private practice with over 10 years of experience. She received her BA from Brandeis University and MSW from New York University. She continues developing clinical expertise through post-graduate training at the Women’s Therapy Center Institute, the Center for the Study of Anorexia and Bulimia, and the Albert Ellis Institute. Prior to working in private practice, Allison worked at Jewish Board of Family and Children’s Services, Inc. as well as Hunter College. In addition, she is a member of the National Association of Social Workers. She has been on the Steering Committee for the National Eating Disorder Association’s New York City Walk and is the current Membership Chair for the International Association of Eating Disorders Professionals New York Chapter.
Dr. Karen Rosewater is a graduate of Yale University and the Yale University School of Medicine. She completed her residency in pediatrics at Boston Children’s Hospital-Harvard Medical School, and a fellowship in adolescent medicine at Boston Children’s and Children’s National Medical Center in Washington, D.C., and received a Masters in Public Health from George Washington University. Since finishing her fellowship, Dr. Rosewater has been working as a physician in a private practice, AYAM (Adolescent-Young Adult Medicine) in New York City where she cares for pre-teens, teenagers and young adults providing primary care and specialized care, including the treatment of eating disorders. Dr. Rosewater is the recipient of several prestigious honors, including membership in the AOA Medical Honor Society, and for outstanding work in research, teaching and community service. She is on the advisory boards of the Center for the Study of Anorexia and Bulimia (CSAB), the New York Chapter of IAEDP (International Association of Eating Disorder Professionals) and the Churchill School, and previously served a term on the advisory board of the Renfrew Center of New York and is a member of the Society for Adolescent Health and Medicine (SAHM).