Ephrat L. Lipton, ACSW, LCSW, BCD, CEDS is a board certified therapist and certified eating disorder specialist who also has expertise in treating mood and anxiety disorders, and working with families and couples for over 25 years. She has worked in two acute care inpatient facilities, including serving as clinical director of one for ten years, as well as partial and intensive outpatient programs for eating disorders, depression, anxiety disorders and co-occurring disorders. Ephrat has also been owner of a private practice specializing in eating disorders since 1996. In June, 2017, she co-founded Atlanta Center for Wellness, a collaborative, integrative-mental health outpatient practice. She works with a treatment team of psychiatrists, registered dietitians and other psychotherapists all specializing in mood disorders, anxiety disorders, eating disorders, trauma, and life transitions. Ephrat has presented for many conferences, schools, and for multiple organizations on the topics of eating disorders, family therapy, and codependency.

Ephrat also maintains collaborative relationships with many providers, physicians, and treatment centers in the metro Atlanta area, as well as nationally. She has run a family support group for eating disorders (FED®) for over 20 years and has a belief that family involvement, support and education is crucial to successful treatment.


Ephrat provides individual psychotherapy, group psychotherapy, family/conjoint therapy, psychoeducation, assessment, diagnosis, treatment contracts, treatment planning including referrals to higher levels of care and coordinating treatment upon return to home after treatment away. She also facilitates a FREE community support group for eating disorders and related disorders. Call (404) 202-0932 for more details.