Deena Solomon, PhD., is a weight management expert and author of the book, Immaculate Consumption. As a cognitive behavioral psychotherapist who holds a special certification in behavioral medicine, she has helped hundreds of clients to lose weight and keep it off for decades. She lost 70 lbs. herself and has maintained that weight loss since 1980. Deena earned her M.S in Counseling Psychology from California State University and has been a guest lecturer there as well. She was awarded a Doctorate in Psychology from the California Graduate Institute and was on the board of Behavioral Science Examiners for the state of California. Dr. Solomon has worked as a clinician in the field of weight loss and weight loss management for more than three decades and has developed a proprietary scientifically based and scientifically proven methodology for helping disheartened dieters attain and maintain their weight reduction goals.