LYNDA CHASSLER, Ph.D. Anorexia Nervosa and Bulimia has been the area of specialization for Dr. Lynda Chassler for more than 16 years. She is a graduate of New York University and Adelphi School of Social of Work and has her Ph.D. in psychology. Her dissertation topic was “Attachment Difficulties in Anorexia Nervosa and Bulimia: an application of Attachment Theory to a study of people with and without eating disorders.” In addition, Dr. Chassler is a Board Certified Diplomat in Clinical Social Work and has a certificate of training in psychoanalysis.
Dr. Chassler teaches for the Extension Division of the Los Angeles Institute and Society for Psychoanalytical Studies, where she is an associate member. She is also adjunct faculty for Antioch University, Los Angeles and teaches and supervises for the Wright Institute. Along with her private practice, she provides lectures, seminars, and workshops to promote a higher level of awareness of Anorexia and Bulimia among the general public.