“We created Insight as a place where people can get exceptional care in the heart of Chicago.” - Susan McClanahan
Dr. Susan F. McClanahan is a leading expert in the field and has specializing in the treatment of anorexia, bulimia and compulsive overeating for over 20 years. Additionally, she frequently works with clients struggling with depressive and anxiety disorders and has expertise in the psychological aspects of pregnancy and infertility.
Dr. McClanahan holds a B.A. in Psychology from Duke University, M.A. in Developmental Psychology from Columbia University in New York City, and a Ph.D in Clinical Psychology from Northwestern University Medical School. Dr. McClanahan was the program coordinator and staff psychologist for Northwestern Medical Faculty Foundation's Weight and Eating Disorders Program for 7 years.
Dr. McClanahan currently serves as a Board Member of the Residential Eating Disorders Consortium and Medical and Scientific Advisory Board for the National Association of Anorexia Nervosa and Associated Disorders. She is a member of the International Association of Eating Disorder Professionals and holds the title of Certified Eating Disorder Specialist (CEDS).
Dr. McClanahan is an assistant professor in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Feinberg School of Medicine at Northwestern University and an assistant professor at Rush Medical College.