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My therapeutic approach is active and insight-oriented, with an integrated use of approaches, including Acceptance and Commitment Therapy and Motivational Interviewing, to address the causes of emotional eating, offering insight and practical solutions.
Psychotherapy sessions for emotional eating focus on ending the problem behavior of repeated episodes of unwanted eating, and typically last for 8-12 sessions.
Dr. Farkas is the founder and president of Chicago Behavioral Health, LLC. He serves on the faculty of Northwestern University’s Feinberg School of Medicine, where he teaches graduate students in the Division of Clinical Psychology. He is the author of 8 Keys to End Emotional Eating, from W.W. Norton.
- Northwestern University - Ph.D.
- New York University - B.A.
Prices & Payments
|Initial Evaluation||$190||60 min|
|Psychotherapy I||$165||45 min|
|Psychotherapy II||$110||30 min|