About Jacquelyn Ekern, MS, LPC and Debra M. Cooper
Jacquelyn Ekern, MS, LPC is the Founder and Director of Eating Disorder Hope. Eating Disorder Hope is the one-stop eating disorder treatment, resource and information site. Eating Disorder Hope promotes ending eating disordered behavior, embracing life and pursuing recovery through implementing the best treatment available for the individual with anorexia, bulimia or binge eating disorder. Debra M. Cooper, a graduate of Arizona State University, has worked as a professional writer for 25 years. On staff at a prominent eating disorder treatment center for nine years, Debra is an expert in topics such as anorexia, bulimia and anxiety disorders. She is the author of Behind The Broken Image, a novel that explores the impact of eating disorders on the individual and the family.