Battling the Stigma Around Body Image: We are grateful to share that Dr. Ricciardi has just been named the UNLV Liberal Arts Alumna of the Year 2022.
Also, Dr. Ricciardi was just featured in this online article in the UNLV News Center on this topic: “Lindsey Ricciardi’s dedication to treating eating disorders and serving the community makes her stand out as the Liberal Arts Alumna of the Year.”
’01 MA Clinical Psychology, ’05 Doctorate Clinical Psychology
College of Liberal Arts Alumna of the Year
Lindsey Ricciardi has devoted her adult life to a singular noble mission: Uplifting those who suffer from eating disorders and related concerns while striking down the associated psychological and social stigmas.
She’s done it as a UNLV student (graduate and doctorate), a postdoctoral fellow, a licensed clinical psychologist, a clinical eating disorder specialist, a business owner, and through various leadership positions with the Nevada Psychological Association (including serving as president).