2011 TC Research
Teachers College, Columbia University
Teachers College Columbia University

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Bonnie Bernstein

Professional Background

Educational Background

B.A. Brooklyn College, City University of New York
M.A. New York University
Ph.D. New York University

Scholarly Interests

Professional psychotherapy with adults, adolescents and children, focusing on body image issues.

Selected Publications

HBSV 4011: Women and weight, eating problems and body image

An intense, two-week short course held in the summer. This course for students and practitioners examines the psychological, sociological, physiological, and nutritional issues related to weight, eating disorders, body image and cultural messages as they relate to women. Potential interventions are also examined. The issues will be discussed using case material, films, and the current research literature. Taught by a licensed psychologist and a nutritionist.