Judith Brisman


Judith Brisman, Ph.D. is one of the pioneers in the field of eating disorders. She opened the first center in the United States dedicated to the treatment of bulimia. Initially called Bulimia Treatment Associates, now the Eating Disorder Resource Center, these centers, based in New York City, were among the first programs in which the original treatment of bulimia developed. Over the last 25 years, the therapeutic programs have expanded to include work with anorexia, bulimia, binge eating disorder and other body image disorders. Dr. Brisman is well-respected in the eating-disorder community for her ongoing contributions to the field. Her work focuses on the need for direct intervention with…