Judith Wurtman, PhD


Judith Wurtman, PhD Judith J. Wurtman, PhD, is former Director of the Program in Women’s Health at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Clinical Research Center. She was the founder and director of the TRIAD weight management center at McLean Hospital, a Harvard University affiliated psychiatric hospital, and co-founder of the ADARA weight management center in Boston, MA. The relationship between disorders of mood and appetite has been the focus of her research and she has more recently been interested in how to halt and reverse weight gain associated with psychotropic drug treatment. Her most recent book is The Serotonin Power Diet.

Should Therapists Have Scales in their Offices?

By Judith Wurtman, PhD