Dr. DiLossi is a specialist in Cognitive-Behavior Therapy (CBT) and currently serves as the co-founder and clinical director of the Center for Hope & Health, LLC., an outpatient treatment center that delivers specialized evidence-based treatment and training for eating disorders, body image, OCD, PTSD, phobias, and other anxiety-related concerns. In addition to direct service and supervision, Dr. DiLossi regularly contributes her expertise at academic conferences, professional training workshops, and various media outlets. She also serves as an adjunct faculty member at Saint Joseph’s University, teaching undergraduate and graduate level clinical courses in the Department of Psychology. Dr. DiLossi obtained two Master of Science degrees and a Doctor of Psychology degree in Clinical Psychology from the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, wherein she completed her doctoral dissertation on body image and perfectionism. She formerly worked as a primary therapist at the Renfrew Center for five years and received specialized training in eating disorder treatment from the University of Oxford. Her post-doctoral training at the University of Pennsylvania’s Center for the Treatment and Study of Anxiety focused extensively on exposure-based CBT for anxiety disorders and PTSD. Lastly, Dr. DiLossi gained experience with a wide variety of diagnoses and people across the lifespan via clinical placements at the University of Pennsylvania’s Center for Cognitive Therapy, Drexel University’s Division of Neuropsychology, and Holcomb Behavioral Health Systems.
Dr. DiLossi is based in Philadelphia. In-person speaking engagements beyond 120 miles may require a fee for travel expenses.