Anne Cusack, Psy.D.

Cerebrum - The Binge and the Brain - Anne Cusack, PsyDAnne Cusack, Psy.D., is a postdoctoral fellow at the UCSD Eating Disorders Center for Treatment and Research and co-manages the adult treatment program. Cusack’s research focus has been on the development of novel treatments for eating disorders, including acceptance, mindfulness, emotion regulation, and self-injurious behaviors. Her clinical focus has been dialectical-behavior therapy for binge-eating disorder, as well as mood disorders, substance-use disorder, PTSD, and personality disorders. A graduate of the Chicago School of Professional Psychology, Cusack completed her predoctoral internship at Greystone Park Psychiatric Hospital, working with various psychiatric populations. She currently co-chairs the DBT special interest group for the Academy for Eating Disorders.