CONGRATULATIONS to Charlynn Small, PhD, CEDS-S for attaining Approved Supervisor status. Since she spoke at iaedp™ Symposium 2016, she has become an active member including being a founding co-chair of the African American Eating Disorders Professionals (AAEDP) Committee.
Dr. Small is a native of Washington, DC and licensed clinical psychologist (LCP) on staff at the University of Richmond’s Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) Center in Virginia, where she serves as Chair of the University’s Eating and Body Image Concerns Team. She received her MA in Clinical/Community Psychology at the University of the District of Columbia, and her PhD in School Psychology at Howard University and completed her clinical training at the University of Richmond. Dr. Small is also a licensed professional counselor (LPC) in Washington, DC, and has been certified as a school psychologist in DC, Maryland, and Virginia.
She is a frequent speaker at international and national conferences, and is an educator and advocate for the awareness of eating disorders affecting African-Americans, and other persons of color and underrepresented groups. Published journal articles focus on multicultural education. Dr. Small is a certified (CEDS) member of the International Association of Eating Disorders Professionals (iaedp™). She has served as a member of the Advisory Board for the National Association of Anorexia Nervosa and Associated Disorders (ANAD), and currently serves as Certification Chair of the Richmond, Virginia iaedp™ Chapter.