Dr. Monika Peterson — Monika Peterson, Ph.D. is a licensed Clinical Psychologist who specializes in the treatment of eating disorders. She has been involved in the Eating Disorders Institute of New MexicoSM since its inception in 2010 and is lead therapist for the Adolescent Program. Dr. Peterson has presented research and published papers in the scientific literature and has extensive experience treating adolescents and adults with eating disorders. When not seeing patients, Dr. Peterson is busy raising children and trying to find time to sleep. Professionally, in addition to her work with the Institute, Dr. Peterson treats patients in her private practice in Rio Rancho. Details regarding her education and experience can be found on her website monikapeterson.com.