Processed Food Addiction Breakthroughs

Joan Ifland, PhD, MBA, FACN

Dr. Ifland wrote/edited the textbook, Processed Food Addiction: Foundations, Assessment, and Recovery (2018 CRC Press). She offers addiction trainings at  Dr. Ifland is a Fellow of the American College of Nutrition. She earned her PhD at Union Institute and University (2010); her MBA at Stanford Business School (1978) and her BA in Economics and Political Science at Oberlin College (1974).

She appeared on the Oprah Winfrey Network on the Book of John Gray. She founded online services for food-addicted people with and RESET WEEK at Find Facebook atFood Addiction Education.  She offers free Handouts at

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