Kelsey is a doctoral student in clinical psychology at the University of Hartford Graduate Institute of Professional Psychology. Kelsey earned her bachelor's degree with honors in psychology at the University of Massachusetts Lowell in 2016 and anticipates graduating with her Psy.D. in 2024. She has five years of experience working in residential, partial hospitalization, and intensive outpatient eating disorder programs. In addition to her clinical experience, Kelsey has worked in various clinical research settings and is currently preparing two manuscripts about providers views of eating disorder recovery and the relationship between weight stigma and intuitive eating. Kelsey is passionate about uncovering and addressing weight stigma and its detrimental effects on physical and emotional wellbeing.
We hear the “BMI” buzz word all the time, but what is it and why is it “good” or “bad?” Kelsey Gilbert is here to debunk the BMI myth and tell you why your BMI doesn’t matter.