Judith Ruskay Rabinor Ph.D.

Psychologist, Author, Speaker and Consultant

Judith Ruskay Rabinor, Ph.D., is a psychologist, psychotherapist, author, founder and director of the American Eating Disorders Center with offices in New York City and Lido Beach, Long Island. For more than three decades she has worked with individuals, couples, groups and families. Dr. Rabinor is an engaging speaker and storyteller with decades of teaching at Long Island University. She has also presented her work to diverse audiences, including Harvard University Continuing Education, Esalen Institute, Princeton University, Barnard College and the Oprah Winfrey TV show.

After obtaining her PhD in 1978, Judy developed a specialty in eating disorders. In 2002 she published A Starving Madness: Tales of Hunger, Hope and Healing in Psychotherapy (Gurze Books). Currently she consults to the Renfrew Center Foundation and is an instructor and supervisor at the Center for the Study of Anorexia and Bulimia in New York City.