Principal Investigator: Amelia Coffman, M.A., Ph.D. Candidate
Amelia is finishing her Ph.D. in social psychology and health at the University of Houston, where she researches the process of recovery in eating disorders. She graduated from Texas A&M University with a B.S. in Psychology, and received her M.A. in Psychology from the University of Houston.
Through this dissertation study, she hopes to clarify the day-to-day experience of eating disorder recovery and what makes slips in recovery more or less likely.
Amelia is a member of the Academy for Eating Disorders, where she serves on the social media committee, as well as the Houston Eating Disorder Specialists. She also speaks and writes about eating disorder recovery and resilience.
Amelia is supervised by Lynne Steinberg, Ph.D.