Ann Kearney-Cookie, Ph.D. Review
Located in Cincinnati, Ohio, Ann Kearney-Cooke, Ph.D. specializes in the care of clients struggling with eating disorders such as anorexia, bulimia and binge eating. Kearney-Cooke, a renowned licensed psychologist and wellness coach, offers individualized treatment strategies tailored to the client’s specific needs. While a number of therapeutic methods are utilized in treatment, the 12-step recovery model is not a major aspect of the curriculum. As Kearney-Cooke works with a psychiatrist, medication management is available for individuals in need of dual diagnosis support for mental health conditions.
Treatment and Staff
Dr. Kearney-Cooke understands that every client’s path to recovery is unique. As such, she offers individualized care plans. Before beginning treatment, clients go through an extensive evaluation that includes a mental health exam and a complete account of addiction. In addition, clients will discuss the nature and symptoms of the eating disorder. From there, a personalized care plan is tailored to address their unique needs and goals.
Kearney-Cooke offers a holistic approach to treatment that heals the “whole person” rather than simply treating symptoms. She utilizes a number of therapeutic methods including wellness coaching, psychoeducation, workshops, holistic practices and therapy. Instead of concentrating on the negative aspects, Kearney-Cooke seeks to motivate clients to see the many benefits of healthy living, be it physical, spiritual or even financial. Clients participate in one-on-one therapy sessions rooted in CBT and DBT and weekly small group therapy sessions that teach stress and anger management. Kearney-Cooke focuses on self-esteem and body image issues as well as relapse prevention techniques and coping strategies. Individuals also use a number of holistic methods such as mindfulness, journaling and visualization. In addition, Kearney-Cooke provides counseling for individuals going through stressful transitions such as a loss of a partner, divorce or the loss of a job.
A psychologist at the Cincinnati Psychotherapy Institute, Kearney-Cooke is a Ph.D. who specializes in wellness and eating disorders. During treatment, she works with a dietician, physician and psychiatrist. Clients in need of dual diagnosis support, will be referred to a partnering psychiatrist.
Ann Kearney-Cooke is also a New York Times Bestselling author. The office will provide clients with a superbill to submit to the insurance provider.
Dr. Ann Kearney-Cooke is a licensed psychologist with the Cincinnati Psychotherapy Institute who has extensive expertise in the treatment of eating disorders. Clients benefit from an integrative approach that includes an array of therapeutic models including evidence-based therapies, nutrition, holistic methods and relapse prevention. For anyone seeking an extremely compassionate and effective therapist who is an outspoken advocate for health and wellness, Dr. Kearney-Cooke is an excellent option.
Ann Kearney-Cooke, Ph.D. Location
9200 Montgomery Rd, Bldg D
Cincinnati, OH 45242
Ann Kearney-Cooke, Ph.D. Cost
$200/Individual session, $60/Group session. Reach Ann Kearney-Cooke, Ph.D. by phone at (513) 588-9431 and email.