SIGNE DARPINIAN is a seasoned Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist with a Certificate in Eating Disorders and author of book Knock Out Dieting: Create Peace Between You, Your Body, and Your Food – a modern guide ideal for savvy women of all ages who are interested in the path to eating consciously, living presently, and eliminating dieting forever. She is the Founder and Executive Director of My Weigh, a Bay Area mindful and intuitive eating practice that provides a sanctuary from our culture's misguided messages around food and body image. In 2004, Signe also co-created Meghan's Place, a center for the treatment of clinical eating disorders and the only one of it's kind in California's Central Valley.
Signe holds an M.A. in Counseling Psychology from San Francisco's John F. Kennedy University and a B.A. in Psychology from University of the Pacific. Over the past several years, she's been recognized by various organizations for her accomplishments in women's health and business while also continually requested for speaking engagements at renowned institutions like top-rated Rancho La Puerta Spa in Mexico.
Her insightful body of work has been featured in various newspapers, magazine and online sites. She's made several appearances on radio and television in northern California, including ABC7's talk show "The View from the Bay" as well as the CBS-affiliate talk show "Bay Area Focus" with Emmy winner Susan Sikora. Please click here for a complete list of media highlights.
With a deep dedication to continually developing breakthroughs in her field, Signe regularly participates in both national and global symposiums with the world's leading experts. Her greatest joy as a therapist is witnessing the natural unfolding process that clients experience as they disintegrate their judgemental stance around food symptoms and uncover deeper, actionable insights behind it all.
Signe's book – Knock Out Dieting – published by Balboa Press--A Division of Hay House Publishing, is on sale now! Click here for more information.