Associate Professor, Communication Studies / Strategic Communication & Public Relations Online Master’s Program at Sacred Heart University
Debbie Danowski, Ph.D. is the author of five popular books about weight loss and food addiction and an associate professor of Communication and Media Studies at Sacred Heart University. Dr. Danowski has also served as Manager of Media Relations for a national nonprofit organization, a Public Relations Consultant for a national food addiction treatment center, and Public Relations Coordinator for a Connecticut horse rescue organization. Dr. Danowski holds a Ph.D. from Capella University in Minneapolis, Minnesota, where she researched eating behavior in American film, a Master’s degree in Public Communications from Syracuse University, and a Bachelor of Science in business administration from Sacred Heart University. Dr. Danowski’s latest book, Why Can’t My Child Stop Eating? (Central Recovery Press) discusses emotional eating in children. Her other books include: The Emotional Eater’s Book of Inspiration: 90 Truths You Need To Know To Overcome Your Food Addiction (Avalon/Marlowe), Why Can’t I Stop Eating? (Hazelden) co-authored with Dr. Pedro Lazaro, Locked Up For Eating Too Much (Hazelden), and The Overeater’s Journal (Hazelden).