Founder and Consultant, Dawn Delgado is a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist from the US trained in the field of adult and adolescent inpatient and outpatient eating disorder treatment since 2002. Dawn holds a Master of Science degree and is an effective psychotherapist, as well as experienced director of clinical services, including hiring, training, and directing multidisciplinary treatment teams. She has successfully treated hundreds of adolescents and adults struggling with various mental health issues, both in private practice and as part of a team.
Dawn has supported advancement of the eating disorder treatment field as Clinical Director of A New Journey, Program Director and Primary Therapist for JAHCO accredited Center for Discovery, and as Adolescent Program Development Consultant for Rosewood Ranch. She served as Membership Chair on the International Association of Eating Disorder Professionals, IAEDP-LA Chapter from 2007-2009. Dating back to 1997, Dawn has also provided therapy and crisis counseling at community clinics, domestic violence shelters, and on crisis phone lines in the US. She has private psychotherapy practices in West Los Angeles and Larchmont Village area in California. Dawn is trained in EMDR therapeutic approach to working with trauma by reprocessing memories in the brain. Her experience bridges international boundaries to provide top standards of clinical excellence nationally and internationally.