Julie Holland Faylor, MHS, CEDS (Certified Eating Disorders Specialist) is widely recognized in the eating disorder treatment field as a clinician, marketer and public speaker. Julie has specialized in the treatment of eating disorders, body image and self-esteem in adults and adolescents for more than 30 years. She has also directed marketing and customer relationship management programs at several leading eating disorder treatment programs across the country. Her unique fusion of clinical and marketing expertise has been instrumental in expanding awareness of and access to quality eating disorders care for patients and families, and in providing leading-edge professional education for eating disorders professionals.

Julie joined Eating Recovery Center in 2009 as Chief Marketing Officer. In her role, she develops and oversees the execution of comprehensive marketing communications to raise awareness of eating disorder treatment programs and services for the full Eating Recovery Center family of programs.
Prior to joining Eating Recovery Center, Julie served as Vice President, Business Development, Eating Disorders Programs for CRC Health Group, where she was responsible for the development and implementation of all intake, marketing and outreach efforts nationwide. Previously, she served as Executive Director of the International Institute for Trauma and Addiction Professionals, overseeing the credentialing program for CSATs. Julie has also served as Director, Professional Relations and Education at the Renfrew Centers of Philadelphia and Ft. Lauderdale, and was Director of the Eating Disorders Program at the Clark Center at Memorial Medical Center in Savannah, Georgia.

Julie serves on the Board of Directors and is an Approved Supervisor for the International Association of Eating Disorders Professionals (iaedp™), and served as Certification Director for over 11 years. Julie was instrumental in the development of iaedp’s Certified Eating Disorders Specialist (CEDS) certification, the only internationally-recognized certification for eating disorders professionals. In these roles, she participates in organizational governance and mentors local, regional and national professionals as they pursue this credential, which has become widely synonymous with excellence in eating disorders treatment.

Julie speaks widely on the topics of eating disorders, body image and self-esteem at a local and national level. Additionally, Julie is considered a go-to expert for journalists writing about eating disorders. She has been interviewed by many media outlets, including Vogue, Marie Claire, Good Housekeeping, Family Circle and Reuters, and has provided expert insights to local television networks in Denver, Raleigh, Gainesville and several other cities. She is also a National Eating Disorder Examiner, and is a regular contributor to Mom Dishes It Out.

Julie received her Master’s degree in Health Science with an emphasis in Counseling from Georgia Southern University and her Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Armstrong State College.

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