Sharon R Peterson
Sharon R Peterson, LCSW-C has over 15 years of experience working with: eating disorders, adolescent transition, depression, anxiety, greif/loss of a child, miscarriage, women’s issues & helping parents improve their parenting skills. She works with children, adolescents, and adults and is an active member of: The National Anorexia Nervosa & Associated Disorders (ANAD), The National Eating Disorders Association (NEDA) , International Association of Eating Disorder Professionals (IAEDP), and the Washington Society for the Study of Eating Disorder (WSSEDO).
In addition, Sharon is the Founder of: Eating Disorder Network of Maryland (EDN Maryland) which was formed June of 2007 and made up of concerned parents, family members, and professionals who live with or work with individuals affected by eating disorders. This multidisciplinary team of volunteers ensures that the mission of EDN Maryland and the resources we provide are always “family-friendly.” The purpose of EDN Maryland is to work together, as a team, with the community to provide eating disorder awareness and education, including: a support network, resources, and community outreach, to the individuals, families, parents and professionals who need them.