Deborah Glasofer, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychology
Clinical Psychologist, Eating Disorders Research Unit,
New York State Psychiatric Institute
Dr. Glasofer is an Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychology (in psychiatry). At the New York State Psychiatric Institute, Dr. Glasofer has been involved in a variety of research studies for eating disorders in adults, including eating behavior and treatment of patients with anorexia nervosa and bulimia nervosa. Within Columbia's Department of Psychiatry, she provides instruction and supervision in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for adults with anxiety, mood, and eating disorders.
Dr. Glasofer is a member of the Academy for Eating Disorders and recipient of a 2008 Academy for Eating Disorders/National Institute of Mental Health Early Career Investigator Travel Fellowship. She is also a member of the Association for Behavioral & Cognitive Therapies and the American Psychological Association.
Undergraduate: Duke University, B.A., 1997-2001
Graduate: American University, M.A., Ph.D., 2003-2008
Internship: New York University-Bellevue Hospital Center, 2007-2008
• Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
• Eating Disorders
• Interpersonal Psychotherapy
NYS Psychiatric Institute
Room 2216 Unit/Box:98
1051 Riverside Drive
New York, NY 10032
1. Glasofer DR, Tanofsky-Kraff M, Eddy KT, Yanovski SZ, Theim KR, Mirch MC, Ghorbani S, Ranzenhofer LM, Haaga D, Yanovski JA: Binge eating in overweight treatment-seeking adolescents. Journal of Pediatric Psychology 2007;32: 95-105
2. Tanofsky-Kraff M, Wilfley DE, Young JF, Mufson L, Yanovski SZ, Glasofer DR, Salaitia CG: Preventing excessive weight gain in adolescents: interpersonal psychotherapy for binge eating. Obesity 2007;15: 1345-1355
3. Steinglass JE, Sysko R, Glasofer D, Albano AM, Simpson HB, Walsh BT: Rationale for the application of exposure and response prevention to the treatment of anorexia nervosa. International Journal of Eating Disorders 2011;44: 134-41
4. Glasofer, D.R, Haaga, D.A.F., Hannallah, L., Field, S.E., Kozlosky, M., Reynolds, J., Yanovski, J.A., & Tanofsky-Kraff, M.T: Self-efficacy beliefs and eating behavior in adolescent girls at-risk for excess weight gain and binge eating disorder . International Journal of Eating Disorders 2013;46: 663-668
5. Glasofer, D.R., Attia, E.A., & Pike, K.M. (Eds. L. Castonguay & T. Oltmanns): Eating disorders. Psychopathology: From Science to Clinical Practice , Guilford Press, New York, NY, USA, 2013