Eating Recovery Center, Ohio’s medical and clinical experts collaborate closely with the esteemed experts of Denver-based Eating Recovery Center and Chicago-based Insight Behavioral Health Centers in the development of treatment philosophy and programming. Together, these eating disorder treatment experts possess over 200 years of combined specialized experience.
Ashley Solomon, PsyD, CEDS
Dr. Ashley Solomon is a licensed clinical psychologist specializing in the treatment of eating disorders and co-occurring conditions. She has spent her career dedicated to helping patients and families navigate these difficult illnesses, as well as engaging in training, prevention, and advocacy efforts.
As part of the Eating Recovery Center family since 2010, she has extensive experience in the treatment of anorexia, bulimia, binge eating disorder, and compulsive over-exercise, as well as mood, substance, and other psychological concerns. She received her doctoral degree in clinical psychology from the Xavier University, and completed her pre-doctoral residency training at Friends Hospital, an inpatient psychiatric hospital in Philadelphia, PA. She completed a post-doctoral fellowship in eating disorders and weight management at Insight Behavioral Health Centers. Prior to opening the Eating Recovery Center, Ohio, Dr. Solomon served as the Director of Eating Disorder Services at Insight.
Dr. Solomon helps to ensure patients are receiving the highest quality services in a compassionate, comprehensive setting. She is dedicated to advancing evidenced-based practice and extensively utilizes Acceptance and Commitment Therapy in her approach.
Dr. Solomon is a currently an active member of the Academy for Eating Disorders and is a co-chair of AED’s Social Media Committee. She also serves on the Board of Directors for the Binge Eating Disorder Association. She has presented nationally at various conferences on media literacy programs, addiction models of eating disorders, social media, and non-suicidal self-injury. She also has a special interest in the use and impact of technology and social media in treating body image and eating issues and regularly speaks about these topics.
Heather Dlugosz, MD
Dr. Dlugosz, an Eating Recovery Center, Ohio staff psychiatrist, has experience with the treatment of eating, mood and anxiety disorders in adolescents and adults. She is board certified in Adult and Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and is a Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association. In addition to her role at Eating Recovery Center, Ohio, she also serves as Adjunct Assistant Professor in the Department of Medical Education at University of Cincinnati College of Medicine.
Dr. Dlugosz grew up in Northeast Ohio and received her Bachelor’s degree from Albion College. She earned her M.D. from the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, completed her adult psychiatric residency at University Hospital in Cincinnati, now the University of Cincinnati Medical Center and her Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center where she served as Chief Resident.
Prior to joining Eating Recovery Center, Ohio, Dr. Dlugosz was a supporting physician then Interim Medical Director of the Harold C. Scott Eating Disorders Program at the Lindner Center for HOPE in Mason, Ohio.
Dr. Dlugosz embraces a collaborative, patient centered approach to the assessment and treatment of patients and her broad experience in a variety of settings is a solid foundation for providing compassionate care to patients at all levels.