Emily K. White. Ph.D.
About The Author:
Emily K. White earned her master’s degree in clinical psychology from the University of Nevada Las Vegas. She is currently a fifth year graduate student/doctoral candidate at UNLV, where she divides her time between clinical work with clients and conducting research related to eating disorders and anxiety.
Ms. White has published several articles related to body checking, anxiety, and perfectionism in peer-reviewed journals. In addition, she won first prize from the Nevada State Psychological Association for her research on the association between body checking, anxiety, and impairment in college women.
Carla Nasca, Ph.D., is a post-doctoral fellow of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention in the laboratory of Neuroendocrinology at the Rockefeller University, New York. Dr. Nasca received her B.A. in Molecular Biology and her M.S. in Electrophysiology from the University of Palermo in Italy. She earned her Ph.D. in Neurobiology and Pharmacology from the University Sapienza in Rome, Italy, before moving to The Rockefeller University under the mentorship of Dr. Bruce McEwen.