Rachel Marsh, PhD is an Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychology (in Psychiatry) in the Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Marianne Russo, Founder, President of The Coffee Klatch Special Needs Talk Radio Network hosts.
Our talk is focusing on Bulimia Nervosa- a disorder that is arising with increasing prevalence among teenage girls.
Dr Marsh will speak about her research studies of using MRI, and showing abnormalities in certain brain circuits that mediate impulse control and why girls engage in such impulse behaviors explaining behaviors such as binge eating, shoplifting and drug abuse.
Contact info for the clinic http://www.columbiapsychiatry.org/eatingdisorders/ or call 646-774-8066
for research studies http://www.teenbulimiastudy.org