About Dr. Boyers
Dr. Boyers’ love of psychology began when she was a student at the University of Pennsylvania, where she worked as a research assistant for the renowned professor and researcher, Martin E.P. Seligman, Ph.D. After graduating with honors in Psychology from the University of Pennsylvania, she was awarded a prestigious U.S. Department of Defense psychological research fellowship at the University of Miami where she completed her Master’s and Doctoral Degree in Clinical Health Psychology. She completed her pre-doctoral internship at the University of Miami Counseling Center where she began to hone her interest in eating disorders. She also completed two post-doctoral residencies at the University of Miami Department of Psychology as Project Director of an NCI-funded breast cancer study and at the Renfrew Center as a primary therapist in their intensive outpatient program for eating disorders.
Dr. Boyers has been in private practice in South Miami since 2001 where she provides therapy to adolescents and adults, with a focus on women’s health, eating disorders, anxiety and mood disorders, and behavioral medicine. She is a Clinical Supervisor for graduate students in the University of Miami Clinical Psychology Program and is a consulting psychologist at the South Miami Oliver-Pyatt Center, an eating disorders treatment facility. She has co-authored numerous articles in professional psychology journals and is a frequent speaker on the topics of stress, trauma, and eating disorders.
American Psychological Association
APA Division 12: Clinical Psychology
Florida Psychological Association
Academy for Eating Disorders
National Eating Disorders Association
International Association of Eating Disorders Professionals
Founding President Miami Chapter
Affiliate Training Staff, University of Miami Counseling Center
Adjunct Associate Professor, University of Miami Department of Psychology
Consulting Psychologist, Oliver Pyatt Center (Comprehensive Treatment Center for Eating Disorders in South Miami, FL)
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