Psychology of Eating


Psychology of Eating – “It’s not what you are eating but what’s eating you”

Sandy Canfield, LMHC, P.A.

Sandy Canfield is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor and has been in private practice in Winter Park, Florida since 1981. She is trained extensively in Redecision Therapy and is a Certified Imago Relationship Therapist, as well as a Certified Group Psychotherapist. Sandy received her certification in Pesso Boyden System Psychomotor Therapy in December 2000. She is currently training to be a PBSP Supervisor Trainer. In her practice, she works with individuals and couples as well as maintaining six ongoing groups.

Sandy also supervises psychotherapists and is a Certified Psychotherapy Supervisor in the State of Florida. She has appeared on local TV for her work with couples.

Sandy has worked with eating disorders for over 30 years. She has been very involved with our Boot Camp helping our clients to address their emotional issues that they often try to soothe by eating. The psychological part of our Boot Camp is the crucial foundation of our success. Sandy has also conducted numerous workshops and presented many times at State and National Conferences on a variety of psychotherapy topics. She has been a long-standing full member of the American Group Psychotherapy Association and presented at their 2003 Conference on the topic of : Psychomotor: A Mind/Body Integrative Model for Group Therapy.