Licensed Clinical Psychologist
Dr. Amanda Kaplan is a Licensed Clinical Psychologist specializing in the treatment of overeating and binge eating disorder, depression, and anxiety. For our program participants seeking one-on-one therapy to address their overeating, Dr. Kaplan provides individual and family psychotherapy services.
Dr. Kaplan utilizes a multimodal approach to assist clients in addressing underlying issues and developing skills to effectively navigate life’s ups and downs. She uses an individualized approach to meet clients at any stage of their recovery process, and is passionate about partnering with people to reach a place of holistic health and freedom from emotional struggles.
Dr. Kaplan employs a variety of skills-based approaches (ACT, DBT, CBT) to teach strategies for coping with emotions, improving communication in relationships, and developing a positive self-image. She understands that the process of change can, at times, feel overwhelming or intimidating. As such, Dr. Kaplan strives to create a safe and supportive space for self-exploration, goal-setting, and healing.
Dr. Kaplan holds a Doctorate and Masters Degree in Clinical Psychology from Midwestern University. She has clinical experience working with adolescents, adults, and families in the treatment of eating disorders, anxiety, and mood disorders. She has provided individual and group therapy to adolescents and adults in outpatient, intensive outpatient, partial-hospitalization, and residential levels of care. Prior to joining TheHealthyWeighOut and its sister company, A New Beginning, Dr. Kaplan served as the lead clinician for an adult partial-hospitalization eating disorder program.
Dr. Kaplan is honored to work with TheHealthyWeightOut’s renowned team to provide comprehensive, compassionate, and client-centered care.