The International Association of Eating Disorders Professionals (iaedp™) is well recognized for its excellence in providing first-quality education and high-level training standards to an international multidisciplinary group of various healthcare treatment providers and helping professions, who treat the full spectrum of eating disorder problems.

Our Purpose

To provide continuing education for eating disorder treatment providers, students, and professionals who wish to increase their knowledge

To provide networking opportunities in order to foster collaboration, learn from other’s expertise and create a network of referral sources in order to provide the best possible care for patients/clients

To promote ethical and professional standards of excellence within the field of eating disorders by encouraging professionals to complete the iadep™ certification process

Phoenix Chapter Mission Statement

The Phoenix iaedp™ Chapter, as an affiliate of the iaedp™ Foundation, will provide eating disorder educational programs, information, discussion forums, networking, regional, and state clinical team building, and other services to enhance the experience of its members in accordance with the iaedp™ Foundation mission. It is through the furtherance of this common purpose that chapters will promote effective cooperation and collaboration among members, building a well-informed membership and providing for membership promotion and retention in the best interest of the Chapter and the iaedp™ Foundation.

Phoenix Chapter Executive Committee


Krista Lample, M.Ed., President

Nancy Romanick, MS, RD, LAC, President Elect

Pam Micca, M.Ed., LPC, NBCC, APS, CEDS , Secretary

Dana Suitor, Treasurer



Brina Jergenson, RD, Membership Chair

Jessica McCall, MA, LAC, CC-AASP, Education Chair

Lesley Williams, MD, CEDS, Medical Liaison Co-Chair

Nancy Horlick, MD, Medical Liaison Co-Chair

Juliet Zuercher, RD, Hospitality Chair

Bianca Brems, Marketing Chair

Monika Peterson, PhD, CEDS, Certification Chair

Mary Anne Morrow, Social Media Chair

Jan Hamilton, MS, PMHNP-BC, CEDS, Research Chair