About Heather Kitchen, LCSW

Using a friendly and relational approach, Heather Kitchen, LCSW, specializes in using research supported approaches proven effective in treating eating disorders, anxiety disorders, depression and relationship problems. She can help individuals who struggle with managing painful emotions transcend negative thinking and behavior and achieve greater well being and health.

Clients learn to safely access their innate healing processes to work through childhood traumas and gain confidence in handling future difficulties. Because medication is sometimes an important part of recovery, Heather also works closely with health care providers to ensure that care is coordinated and effective.

Heather Kitchen presents workshops to the public and healthcare professionals on topics related to disordered eating, body image issues, stress management, relationship issues and more.

Heather Kitchen, LCSW

Heather has worked in a variety of healthcare and psychiatric settings helping clients make significant lifestyle changes in coping with health and mental health issues. She earned her Master in Social Work (MSW) degree from University of North Carolina School of Social Work in 2002 with a concentration in health and mental health practice. She also is a licensed clinical social worker in North Carolina.

Heather is a member of the National Association of Anorexia Nervosa and Associated Disorders, National Eating Disorders Association and Academy for Eating Disorders.