Brian Cook, Ph.D.,

Dr. Cook is the Vice President of Movement, Research, and Outcomes at Alsana. He has developed an original line of research examining the etiological role, management, and therapeutic potential of exercise in eating disorders. His education at the Universities of Rhode Island and Florida and a NIMH post-doctoral fellowship at the Neuropsychiatric Research Institute in Fargo, ND allowed him to train under experts in the eating disorder field. This has resulted in presenting research at international conferences (e.g., Eating Disorders Research Society, the Academy for Eating Disorders), chairing conference paper sessions, publications in leading journals (e.g., International Journal of Eating Disorders) and book chapters, and a keynote address at the IAEPD 2017 Symposium.

Video describing Adaptive Care Model approach

Alsana Movement homepage 

Blog posts:

Client testimonial 

Alliance for Eating Disorder – Movement during treatment/recovery 

Outcomes (highlighting movement) 

NEDA blog 

Webinar on a healthy relationship with exercise – What does a healthy relationship with exercise look like? 

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