Julie T. Anné, Ph.D.

Licensed Psychologist, Eating Disorder Expert, Founder & Clinical Director of A New Beginning


Julie T. Anné, Ph.D., is a Licensed Clinical Psychologist, Eating Disorder & Trauma Expert, and the Founder and Clinical Director of A New Beginning, LLC.

“Dr. Julie” is also the Co-Founder of TheHealthyWeighOut, LLC, an innovative, no-diet treatment approach for people who struggle with emotional eating, binge eating disorder and associated issues with weight.

In 2019, Dr. Julie co-created the TheHealthyWeighOut Circle of HOPE, a innovative INTERNATIONAL VIRTUAL education & support community for emotional and binge eaters where she co-hosts “The Deeper Work for Full Recovery” VideoCast.

Recognized for her exemplary work in the field of Eating Disorders, Dr. Anné was invited to join the esteemed Faculty of Mayo Clinic School of Medicine in 2018, where she serves as a Consultant and Guest Lecturer in the area of eating disorders for the medical students of Scottsdale Mayo Clinic School of Medicine.

Esteemed Psychologist

For the past 30 years, Dr. Anné has invigorated the field of eating disorders with her personal blend of passion, skill, and unprecedented HOPE, helping clients and training professionals in her unique, effective therapeutic approach that brings individuals to FULL and lasting recovery.

“In my thirty years of medical practice, I’ve never met a more effective and insightful therapist as Dr. Julie Anné.”      — Connie Mariano, MD,  Former White House Physician        

While Dr. Anné wears “many hats” in her multi-faceted professional roles, her primary love is the art of psychotherapy.

Through her warmth, compassion and therapeutic skill, Dr. Anné creates a safe emotional space for her clients to HEAL vis-a-vis a strong, healthy, interpersonal reparative treatment relationship allowing past trauma, dysfunction and/or relational wounds to HEAL, so that trust in Self and others is restored, leaving no need for compulsive or maladaptive behaviors, or debilitating mood or anxiety-based disorders.

“I believe that my success at helping clients to reach FULL and lASTING recovery ~ TRUE healing from the inside-out ~  is related to my view that I am, oftentimes, really treating underlying complex or relational trauma, that is simply manifesting in a disordered relationship with food, Body or Self.”    Dr. Julie T. Anné

In over 30 years of clinical practice, Dr. Anné’s has developed an eclectic framework for psychotherapy that consists of:  Existential, Interpersonal, Attachment, Experiential, Psychodynamic, Self Psychology, Gestalt, Internal Family Systems, & Jungian approaches.

Additionally, Dr. Anné is trained in both “standard protocol” EMDR, and “modified”  Attachment-Focused EMDR, having been directly trained by the founder of AF-EMDR, Dr. Laurel Parnell. 

Dr. Anné is also trained in Emotion Focused Therapy (EFT) and utilizes this approach in both individual and couples / marital therapy.

While Dr. Anné enjoys working with clients struggling to overcome a multitude of presenting issues including: anxiety, depression, low self-esteem, dysfunctional family-of-origin history, life-stage issues and couples seeking to regain a lost sense of  joy in their relationship, Dr. Anné has a special affinity for working with anorexic, bulimic, and binge eating disordered clients, many of which have underlying issues associated with complex or relational trauma.  

“Living life with a sense of genuine self-worth, empowering self-esteem and the confidence to unapologetically be who you are truly meant to be, is a gift.

For those fortunate enough to have attained these gifts through healthy life experiences, there is gratitude. For those who were not so fortunate, there is the meaningful expereince called ‘therapy.’”    Dr. Julie T. Anné

Internationally Recognized Eating Disorder Expert

Dr. Anné is an acclaimed, internationally recognized Eating Disorder and Emotional Eating Expert whose work is frequently featured in the media.

In 2010, Dr. Anné was featured as one of three top national eating disorder specialists on E! Network’s critically acclaimed documentary series, “What’s Eating You.” Dr. Julie has, additionally, worked with the cast of abc’s Extreme Makeover: Weight Loss Edition.  She has also served as an eating disorder and body-image Health Expert on the Medical Advisory Board of EmpowHER Media.

Dr. Julie is a favorite go-to eating disorder media expert who is frequently featured on news stations such as:  abc15, kpnx15, azfamily3, KTAR, etc.  She is a frequent guest on popular radio show, “House Calls,”  hosted by Former White House Physician, Dr. Connie Mariano.  D

Lastly, Dr. Anné is a passionate advocate for the therapeutic healing process.  She is currently writing books which outline her effective  treatment models. Dr. Anné, additionally, teaches to international and national audiences.

Dr. Anné s inspirational work can be found broadcasted throughout many diverse international platforms including: public speaking, professional presentations, professional trainings and workshops, writing, podcasts, and educational videos. 


Dr.  Anné awarded Expanded Telehealth Licensure Privileges in 28 States

Dr. Anné was granted the ability to expand her clinical reach to treat clients outside the immediate state of Arizona, as part of an expanded license under PsyPact.  Therefore, Dr. Anné is licensed to work with clients through telehealth in the following PsyPact enacted states:

Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Delaware, District of Columbia – DC, Georgia, Illinois, Kansas, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia, West Virginia, and Wisconsin.


Dr. Anné received her Master’s and Doctoral degrees in Clinical Psychology from the California School of Professional Psychology – San Diego and her bachelor’s degree and doctoral clinical training from Arizona State University. Dr. Anné has been Board licensed in the state of Arizona since 1993.


To learn more about Dr. Julie or to follow some of her inspirational work online, click on the social media links below or visit our press page!

Samples of Dr. Julie’s VideoCasts and other educational videos, can be viewed on our Youtube channel at: Eating Disorder Recovery for A New Beginning.

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“How to Use Your Voice to Disempower ED – Part 2”

A Very Special International Podcast:  

Featuring Dr. Julie & Australia’s Top Weight Management Psychologist, Glenn MackIntosh

 Follow this link to listen.