Dr. Angela Schaffner is a licensed psychologist and founder of Schaffner Psychotherapy Services, LLC. She is an eating disorders specialist located in Atlanta, GA, and has eleven years’ experience working with people with eating disorders in an intensive outpatient and partial hospitalization setting.
Dr. Schaffner has published articles in professional journals such as Eating Disorders: Journal of Treatment and Prevention, and presented at national conferences on topics related to eating disorder treatment, health, and faith. Dr. Schaffner is a certified candidate for ordained ministry in the United Methodist Church.
Dr. Schaffner believes in the healing power of psychotherapy, and practices with openness and respect for individual and cultural differences. She integrates cognitive-behavioral, interpersonal, and solution-focused therapeutic principles to encourage growth and change, helping clients meet the goals that they set for themselves. Based on both personal and professional experience, she believes full recovery from eating disorders is possible.
Dr. Schaffner is happily married and is a proud mother of three boys. She lives in Atlanta and enjoys being outdoors, traveling, and spending time with close friends and family. She is a 2nd-degree black belt and enjoys her practice of Tae Kwon Do.