The Importance of Relationships in Eating Disorder Treatment

Nicole Siegfried ImageDr. Nicole Siegfried, Ph.D., CEDS is a recognized leader in the field of eating disorders and serves as the Chief Clinical Officer at Alsana. She is a licensed clinical psychologist and a certified eating disorder specialist. Nicole is an international presenter in the field of eating disorders and suicide, and a member of AED and former co-chair of the Suicide AED Special Interest Group. Nicole has almost 20 years of experience working with patients with eating disorders and helping to transform their lives.

The opinions and views of our guest contributors are shared to provide a broad perspective of eating disorders. These are not necessarily the views of Eating Disorder Hope, but an effort to offer a discussion of various issues by different concerned individuals.

We at Eating Disorder Hope understand that eating disorders result from a combination of environmental and genetic factors. If you or a loved one are suffering from an eating disorder, please know that there is hope for you, and seek immediate professional help.

Reviewed & Approved on October 23, 2019, by Jacquelyn Ekern MS, LPC
Published October 23, 2019, on