Sarah S.

Professional with expertise in clinical psychotherapy & physical wellbeing

United States of America

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT), certified Life Coach and personal trainer passionate about helping individuals improve their overall health and wellbeing (physical, mental, emotional & ...see more

  • Healthcare Wellness & Fitness
  • Education & Edtech
  • Higher Education
  • Mental Health
  • ...


  • Pre-vetted expert
  • Confirmed hourly rate
  • Available on short notice


Director of Behavioral Health

Premier Fitness Camp
5 years
Current position
Feb 2018 - Present
A 5-star fitness experience built for success. Find the healthiest happiest you at PFC. Powered by the nation's top health experts, PFC has been clinically proven to deliver.

Mental Health Clinician & Research Interventionist

UCSD Center for Healthy Eating and Activity Research
6 years
Current position
May 2016 - Present
Developed and overseeing an Partial Hospitalization Program (PHP) and Intensive Outpatient Program (IOP) for Binge Eating Disorder for adolescents and adults. • Run DBT, CBT and psycho...see more

Clinical Social Worker

UC San Diego Health
7 months
May 2016 - Dec 2016
• Provide a range of psychotherapeutic services to hospice or palliative care patients with cancer • Provide assessments per study protocol • Collaborate with other mental health profes...see more

Marriage And Family Therapy Associate

Me Only Better
7 years
Current position
Feb 2016 - Present
Private Practice, specializing in behavioral weight loss, obesity, binge-eating, body image, relationships, life transitions and life coaching.

MFT Trainee

UC San Diego Behavioral Health Program
5 months
Dec 2015 - May 2016
• Co-facilitated IOP group therapy for seniors with depression, anxiety and bipolar disorder. • Conducted CBT and DBT skills groups.

Clinical Therapist & Research Interventionist

UCSD Center for Healthy Eating and Activity Research
1 year
May 2015 - May 2016
• Provide individual and family therapy to treat eating disorders, obesity and comorbid conditions. • Specialize in DBT, CBT and Maudsley Family Based Therapy. • Conduct psychological...see more

Health Coach

Live FAB
1 year
Jan 2015 - May 2016
Provided health and life coaching to individuals wanting help to improve their health habits and make positive changes towards achieving their life goals. Provided distance-coaching ser...see more

Certification Supervisor

The Perfect Workout
9 years
Current position
Jan 2014 - Present
• Certify new hires to become slow-motion strength trainers. • Teach instructional workshops on exercise, nutrition and the super slow method. • Administer written and practical exams...see more

Facility Manager & Personal Trainer

The Perfect Workout
4 years
Sep 2011 - Sep 2015
• Managed the operations of a private personal training studio with over 200 clients. • Trained clients in slow-motion strength training. • Provided nutrition and lifestyle counseling...see more

Research Assistant

The Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity, Yale University
3 years
Jul 2008 - May 2011
• Designed and implemented research studies investigating the impact of food marketing to youth on nutrition, obesity and health. • Contributing author of two journal articles and four...see more

Industries, roles and expertise

Industry experience

  • Higher Education
  • Mental Health
  • Healthcare Wellness & Fitness
  • Education & Edtech

Role experience

  • C-Level & Leadership
  • Healthcare Services