Elisabeth Wajnryt PsyD

Psychotherapist

ABOUT

I am Elisabeth Wajnryt, a Brazilian Clinical Psychologist, Psychoanalyst and Specialist in Eating Disorders. My work integrates strategies based on the most modern findings on Neuroscience, Psychology and Nutrition.

I am the author of: “And Were They Happily Thin Ever After? The Ways out of Compulsive Eating”, Ed. Matrix, 2015, (being translated to Hebrew and English).

In more than 34 years of work experience, I have been giving consultation for adults and adolescents, couples, and groups. I have also been lecturing and teaching courses for Doctorates in Psychology, Neuro Psychology, Neuro-Endocrinology, business companies and governmental agencies. I was the coordinator and now a member of Endangered Bodies.org/São Paulo and Nefesh Brazilian Group.

Besides my expertise in Compulsive Eating, I also give personal and online care in Hebrew, English and Portuguese in the areas of Couples Therapy, Mindfulness and Parents Counseling.


QUALIFICATIONS

Education:
Pontificia Universidade Catolica- Sao Paulo, Brazil

Year of Graduation:
1983

Years in Practice:
34

License No. and State:
CRP 17981-3 Brazil


Additional Credentials:

Psychoanalist-1987
Eating disorders-1990
EMDR 1 and 2- 2002


FINANCES

Average cost per session
350-500 NIS

Insurance
None

Discounts Available
based on the patient´s needs and economical condition

DISTANCE COUNSELING

Telephone Counseling, Skype




Last Updated: January 4, 2018

OFFICE LOCATION(S)

Rechov Rabbi Yanai 3;1
Beit shemesh
9908413




+972 52 423 3579

SPECIALTIES

Eating Disorders, Marital Counseling, Mood Disorders, Parenting Issues / Training, Psychosomatic Disorders, Self-Esteem

CLIENT FOCUS

Age
Adolescence (ages 16-21), Adults, Couples, Men, Women
Languages
Hebrew, English, Portuguese, Spanish

TREATMENT APPROACH

Eating Disorders- a non diet approach to Eating Disorders and specially to Compulsive Eating based on the therapeutic stance of psychoanalyst Susie Orbach and "The Women´s Therapy Center" of London and New York

Mood and Psychosomatic Disorders- based on Emotional Regulation and Mindfulness as proposed by Dr Dan Siegel

Marital Counselling- Based on Gottman´s and Susan Johnson´s clinical work

Parental Counselling- Based on Ginot and Faber and Mazlish approach