Charlynn Small, PhD, CEDS-S
Charlynn Small, PhD, CEDS-S is a native of Washington, DC, and is a 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. Dr. Small received her MA in Clinical/Community Psychology at the University of the District of Columbia, and her PhD in School Psychology at Howard University. She 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, and on college students with eating disorders. Dr. Small is a certified (CEDS-S) Approved Supervisor member of the International Association of Eating Disorders Professionals (iaedp™). She is the Founding Co-Chair of the iaedp™ African-American Eating Disorders Professionals (AAEDP-POC) Committee, Certification Chair of the Richmond, Virginia iaedp™ Chapter and has served as a member of the Advisory Board for the National Association of Anorexia Nervosa and Associated Disorders (ANAD).