Northampton, MA 01060
(413) 586 - 6542
Weight Loss Program Directors
Joan Swerdlow-Brandt, MSW
A Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker and
Diplomate in Clinical Social Work, a pioneer in the
psychology of overeating, created The FACE® Weight
Loss Program in order to share with others the program
that helped her successfully resolve her own struggle
with weight 30 years ago.
She has specialized in the field of addictions working
with both eating disorders and substance abuse for over
27 years. In addition to numerous television and radio
appearances around the country, Joan has consulted to
mental health agencies, schools, colleges, and health
Dr. Robert Brandt
A Licensed Psychologist, has been a national expert
in working with people with food addictions since 1980.
He has made numerous appearances on national radio and
television speaking on the subject of eating disorders
and weight management.
He has trained many heath care professionals in the
subject, and has consulted to colleges and mental health
agencies. As a co-founder and director of The FACE®
Weight Loss Program, Dr. Brandt conducts regular one-on-one
and group phone consultations with people all over the
world to coach them on weight loss.