Emmett Bishop, Jr., MD, FAED, CEDS, is the Medical Director of Outpatient Services at Eating Recovery Center in Denver, Colorado. He has more than 30 years experience in the treatment of eating disorders. He has written and lectured nationally and internationally on eating disorders and their treatment. He has served on the Board of Directors of the International Association of Eating Disorders Professionals since 1993 and is a past President. He is a Fellow of the Academy for Eating Disorders and is on the Editorial Board of Eating Disorders: Journal of Treatment and Prevention.