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Claudia Pache, MA, CBIS, EDIT Certified III

Eating Disorder Therapist

Claudia has her Master’s Degree in Mental Health Counseling from Webster University. She is an EDIT (Eating Disorder Intuitive Therapy) Level 3 Specialist, a Certified Brain Injury Specialist and a Certified Health Coach. Claudia has worked with children and adolescents who have experienced trauma and guided them in feeling comfortable to explore their emotions. Claudia specializes in Eating Disorders, especially as they relate to trauma. She is currently working on her trauma yoga therapy certification.

Claudia approaches healing through the mind, body and spirit connection. Claudia helps individuals who have experienced trauma feel safe in their bodies. She has a passion for empowering others through knowledge and healthy coping skills and believes in channeling the mind body connection to obtain overall mental health goals.  She employs therapeutic interventions, practical lifestyle coaching methods and dietary theories to guide individuals through the recovery process.


  • Eating Disorders/Body Image
  • Nutrition
  • Trauma Sensitive Yoga
  • Exercise“What you think you become, what you feel you attract, what you imagine, you create”

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