Robyn L. Goldberg, RDN, CEDRD-S began her career at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles as the in-patient dietitian in the Department of Cardiology. Over the last twenty-five years she has developed her own private practice in Los Angeles, CA, where she specializes in medical conditions, disordered eating, eating disorders, Health at Every Size, pre-pregnancy nutrition, and people in recovery. Robyn is a Certified Eating Disorders Registered Dietitian and Supervisor from IAEDP. For the last eight years Robyn was the Nutrition Counselor for the Susan Krevoy Eating Disorders Program at The Wright Institute Los Angeles, led eating disorder and body image groups at various sober locations in Los Angeles. She is a contributing author and is a nationally and internationally known registered dietitian nutritionist. She has been quoted in The New York Times, The Huffington Post, Vogue, The Fix, Shape Magazine, Fitness, Oxygen, Pilates Style, Diabetes Forecast, BH Weekly, and Life & Style. She has been on national television as the eating disorder expert on The Insider. Robyn is the author of the book, The Eating Disorder Trap: A Guide for Clinicians and Loved Ones and the host of the podcast The Eating Disorder Trap Podcast.
In the interview with our President & Founder, Alexandra Nicklas, Robyn talks about some of the reasons that people develop eating disorders, ways to support an individual who is struggling with an eating disorder, and clarifies the difference between disordered eating and having an eating disorder. Robyn also answers the tough question about why eating disorders are a growing problem in today's society. Robyn states, "Acknowledging one's eating disorder will help execute one speaking back to it, as well as speaking to it."