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 Expert, and the Founder and Clinical Director of A New Beginning, LLC, Arizona’s premier outpatient treatment center where FULL recovery from all eating disorders (anorexia, bulimia, binge eating disorder), emotional eating, depression, anxiety, trauma, abuse and marital/relationship issues is our commitment to every client we treat.

“Dr. Julie” is also the Co-Founder of TheHealthyWeighOut, LLC, an innovative, internationally applauded treatment approach that includes “The Deeper Work”  for FULL resolution of emotional eating, binge eating disorder, and chronic issues with weight. Dr. Julie co-created novel, supportive online education and inspiration now being offered through our virtual subscription program: TheHealthyWeighOut Circle of HOPE

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.

Dr Anné, furthermore, is the co-host of the fun and informative weekly educational VideoCast, “The Deeper Work” where she LOVES to educate viewers about the subtle, yet poignant, underlying issues that bring about disordered eating  in her popular web-based subscription community, Circle of HOPE.

For samples of this VideoCast and other educational videos, subscribe to our YouTube channel at: Eating Disorder Recovery for A New Beginning.


Esteemed Psychologist for over 28 Years

For the past 28 years, Dr. Anné has brought her unique blend of passion, skill, and unprecedented HOPE to the world of eating disorders, helping clients and training professionals in her innovative, effective therapeutic approach that brings individuals to FULL and lasting recovery.

Fiercely committed to the healing process of each and every one of her clients, Dr. Anné believes, “The gift within the therapeutic relationship is mutual, with both my client’s life ~ but also my life ~ being touched by the meaningful healing process we journey together.”

“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, heart and unprecedented therapeutic skill, Dr. Anné creates a safe emotional space for her clients to HEAL.  Known for her “The Deeper Work” approach, Dr. Julie helps clients to FULLY resolve underlying emotional processes, trauma and issues, so that they can FINALLY thrive in life.

Dr. Anné’s style encompasses an eclectic theoretical blend consisting of:  Existential, Psychodynamic (Object Relations), Attachment, Gestalt, Self Psychology, Intrapersonal Family Systems, Interpersonal,  Psychodrama & Jungian approaches.

Dr. Anné has extensive training 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 formally 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 sense of lost joy in their relationship, Dr. Anné has a special affinity for working with anorexic, bulimic, and binge eating disordered clients, many of which have additional, underlying issues associated with complex trauma.  

“I believe that my success at helping clients reach FULL and lASTING recovery ~ TRUE healing from the inside-out ~ is due to my primary conceptualization that when I treat someone with an eating disorder, I am really treating ‘complex trauma as it manifests in disordered eating’. “

Known for her clinical acumen, Dr. Anné is frequently referred individuals who have “failed” in past treatments and/or who have chronically struggled with their emotional disorders oftentimes for decades.  


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.  Her inspirational work can be found broadcasted throughout many diverse platforms including: international public speaking, professional presentations, writing, podcasts,  social media posts, and educational videos alongside Dr. Ashley Southard on their YouTube channel, “Eating Disorder Recovery for A New Beginning.”

It is with this educational spirit, that Dr. Anne’ was given the Gratitude for Giving “Spirit” Award in 2010.


Dr.  Anné awarded PsyPact Telehealth Privileges in Expanded License!

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 provide her clinical expertise to clients vis-a-vis telehealth in the following PsyPact enacted states:

Arizona, Colorado, Delaware, District of Columbia, Georgia, Illinois, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Texas, Utah, Virginia
Alabama and Kentucky will also added in June 2021!

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.

“Living life with a genuine sense of 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 traits through healthy past experiences, there is gratitude. For those who were not so fortunate, there is a beautiful opportunity called ‘therapy.’”

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Subscribe to our YouTube channel, “Eating Disorder Recovery for A New Beginning to receive regular episodes that will help you on your journey to full and lasting change!

Not Your Typical Eating Disorder Recovery Tips”  Featuring Dr. Julie:)

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

You CAN fully recover from an eating disorder, including anorexia, bulimia and binge eating disorder! Need hope, inspiration and education that teaches you how? Eating disorder specialist, Dr. Julie T. Anné, teaches you “how” working on the UNDERLYING psychological and emotional factors that create your eating disorder can help you to change from the inside-out, for long-term, lasting eating disorder recovery.

In Part 2 of “How to” Use Your Voice to Disempower ED, you will learn how to begin gaining a real sense of empowerment and control in your life, so that ED does not need to gain a pseudo sense of control through eating disordered behavior such as food restriction, bingeing and purging or binge eating behavior.

A Very Special International Podcast:  

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

The “Hidden Pieces” that Underlie Emotional Eating & Binge Eating Disorder  (and How to Heal It)

This podcast has been VERY well-received, with listeners throughout the world asking for more information on our innovative approach to the successful resolution of emotional eating and binge eating disorder.

For groundbreaking information on the “3 Pillars” of emotional work that underlies the successful resolution of eating issues, tune in!  Follow this link to listen.