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Author, Speaker, Blogger and Media Consultant

Maggie Baumann, MFT, CEDS, has published numerous articles on mental health, from anxiety and depression to eating disorders and self-injury. She served as a freelance writer/blogger as a mental health expert for a successful parenting website called from 2009 to 2011.

Maggie, who is a Certified Eating Disorder Specialist (CEDS) and EMDR trauma therapist, is currently writing a chapter in a book on eating disorders in special populaitons. She was invited to write the book chapter on Eating Disorders and Pregnancy. Publication date of this book expected in 2014.

She's been an invited guest interviewed on several local and national television programs on the topic of eating disorders, specificially on moms and pregnant women with eating disorders. She's been featured on KABC, CBS, Fox News San Francisco and NBC.

Additionally, Maggie has been featured in newspapers (print and online) across the county from the Orange County Register Health Section to the NY  

Other media featuring Maggie Baumann includes:

  •, featured as an eating disorder expert on a video-based parenting website launched May '13.
  • Pregnancy & Newborn Magazine, featured as a mental health expert on pregorexia for a story on body image in women who are pregnant. (June ’11)
  •, featured as an expert in pregorexia and body image for a web-based article on “Overcoming Your Pregnancy Body.” (Dec. ’11)

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One of the benefits many of Maggie's clients say about her is she provides a calm, safe and trusting environment -- free of judgments.
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Treatment specialization includes: Eating Disorders; Trauma in Teens as well as Adult Survivors of Childhood Sexual, Physical, Emotional/Verbal Abuse; Depression and Anxiety; EMDR Therapy; PTSD; Adoption Related Issues; Phobias; Self Injury; Teen Issues; Grief & Loss; Attachment issues; Domestic Violence; Stress Management; Drug/Alcohol Addiction