Joan Ifland, PhD, MBA
Dr. Ifland has been creating breakthroughs in recovery from food addiction from 1999 with her first popular book to 2018 when her textbook, Processed Food Addiction: Foundations, Assessment, and Recovery was released by CRC Press.
She founded the online Addiction Reset Community (ARC) in 2016, www.foodaddictionreset.com. The Facebook group, ‘Food Addiction Education’ (2014) and www.foodaddictionresources.com (2014) provide free support. Reset Week is the first online live video program for withdrawal (2018). ARC Manager Training is a program training future Addiction Reset Community leaders (2020).
Dr. Ifland is the lead author of the first scholarly description of processed food addiction and definition of addictive foods.
Dr. Ifland earned her PhD in addictive nutrition at Union Institute and University (2010); her MBA at Stanford Business School (1978) and her BA in Economics and Political Science at Oberlin College (1974). She currently resides in Seattle.
Hello, hello. Hey. I’m going to be here. Joan’s going to be showing up here shortly. I apologize. I sent her the wrong link a few minutes ago, and so I just sent her the right link. So, hopefully she gets that in time and isn’t waiting in the other room. Welcome, welcome, everyone to our 20 must-haves for recovery from processed food addiction. Again, just hanging out here, entertaining you all as we wait for our guest. Again, that’s my fault. I sent her the wrong link. So, let me know if you’re here. I wish I had the Jeopardy music here to play for you all here. Ding, ding, ding, ding, ding, ding, ding. Yeah, yeah, yeah. All right. So, again, we’re hanging out, just waiting. There she is. She’s coming! She’s coming! Hi, Joan. I’m so sorry. Can you hear me okay, Joan?
Hello. I’m so sorry. My primary assistant quit a couple weeks ago and-
… I sent you the wrong link, because there was … Yeah. Anyway. So, I’m so glad you’re here! Yay. Welcome.