Rachel Millner, PsyD, CBTP®, CEDS-S, PsyD, CBTP®, CEDS-S
Rachel Millner is a psychologist and fat activist with over 15 years’ experience working with people with eating disorders, disordered eating and those wanting to heal their relationship with food and body. Dr. Millner owns a group private practice near Philadelphia, PA where she provides therapy and supervision to other providers. Dr. Millner is a Certified Body Trust® provider through the Center for Body Trust in Portland, Oregon. She also has training in EMDR and NET. Dr. Millner has been open about her own healing from an eating disorder and encountering anti-fat bias from an early age and uses this lived experience to counter shame around eating disorders and to support others in their healing. In addition to her direct clinical work with clients, Dr. Millner is a fat activist who centers fat liberation and works to end discrimination against higher weight people. Dr. Millner frequently speaks on topics related to anti-fat bias in the eating disorder field, eating disorders in higher weight people, countering shame in providers with eating disorders, and identifying the harm in treatments that perpetuate weight stigma. Dr. Millner co-authored a chapter in Weight Bias in Health Education: Critical Perspectives for Pedagogy and Practice (2021). She has been featured on many popular podcasts, magazines, and newspapers. She maintains an active blog and social media presence in which she educates on relevant topics.
Financial: Dr. Rachel Millner maintains a private practice. She receives a speaking honorarium and recording royalties from PESI, Inc. She has no relevant financial relationships with ineligible organizations.
Non-financial: Dr. Rachel Millner is a member of the Academy of Eating Disorders.