Dr. Krikorian is a clinical psychologist, treatment team leader, and consultant in the therapeutic community program at the Austen Riggs Center. She received her undergraduate degree from the Boston University School of Fine Arts. After obtaining a master’s degree in marriage and family counseling from Antioch University, Dr. Krikorian worked with the Los Angeles County Department of Child Services. She earned a Ph.D. in clinical psychology at the California School of Professional Psychology in Los Angeles. During her two-year clinical fellowship at Harvard Medical School’s Beth Israel Hospital, she specialized in the treatment of eating disorders. Dr. Krikorian completed a four-year, post-doctoral fellowship at the Center and has also served as consulting psychologist for twelve years at the Connecticut Junior Republic.