Get to Know Dr. Dorie through this “Visual Story”
She Would Like to Get to Know YOU, too!

Dorie“Dr. Dorie” McCubbrey has a PhD in Biomedical Engineering from The University of Michigan (1993) and a MSEd in Counseling from The University of Akron (1997). These unique credentials allow Dr. Dorie to address the physical, mental and emotional aspects of eating disorders and weight issues.


I’m from Plymouth, MI.
I have always loved cats –
especially on Halloween!
Where are you from?


About - old PP logoIn 1995, Dr. Dorie founded Positive Pathways in Northeast Ohio – with a mission to share her message that complete recovery from eating disorders is possible! Dr. Dorie was dubbed The ‘Don’t Diet’ Doctor by her clients, with a vision for a “Diet-Free America.”


I started dieting at age 10
and was anorexic by 11.
I don’t look happy here!!!
What’s your diet story?


About - dont dietIn 1998, Dr. Dorie’s first book was published – Dr. Dorie’s Don’t Diet Book (Positive Pathways Press) chronicles her own journey of recovery, plus provides the strategies she used with clients in her early years as a therapist. Many of these solutions are now Dr. Dorie’s EDIT™ Treatment for eating disorders and obesity!


About - BoulderIn 1999, Dr. Dorie relocated her business to Boulder, Colorado. As a Licensed Professional Counselor, she continued her work as an Eating Disorder and Obesity Treatment Specialist. She became a member of the Boulder Psychotherapists Guild, Boulder Media Women, and the Colorado Independent Publishers Association.


About - soul bookIn 2003, Dr. Dorie’s second book was published – How Much Does Your Soul Weigh (HarperCollins) explores how to use five intuitive principles to overcome obesity and eating disorders. This book was on the Amazon.com Top 100 Bestseller List for several weeks! These principles are the core of EDIT™Self Help.


I played Varsity Field
Hockey at The University

of Michigan. GO BLUE!!!
What sports do you like?


About - red shirtFrom 2003-2005, Dr. Dorie served on the Board of Directors of the Colorado Chapter of the National Speakers Association. She is a Weight Loss Motivational Speaker who provides programs across the country. Her most popular program is DON’T DIET – EDIT™, which she offers regularly.


There are 54 “14ers” in
Colorado, and I have
climbed 17 of them!
What do you do for fun?


About - EDIT Cert logoIn 2004, Dr. Dorie was approached with requests to be trained in her treatment method. She then began the development of a curriculum for the EDIT™ Certified training program. Dr. Dorie provides certification for Counselors, Coaches, Dietitians, and other Wellness Professionals.


About - PP logoIn 2008, Dr. Dorie relocated Positive Pathways to Denver, Colorado – she currently serves as the Clinical Director providing client care, as well as training and supervision for EDIT™ Certified Counselors. Dr. Dorie and her team are Eating Disorder & Obesity Treatment Specialists.


About - Dorie new headshotDr. Dorie is actively involved in the International Association of Eating Disorder Professionals, and as a volunteer at the Eating Disorder Foundation. Her expert commentary is featured in numerous online sources. Dr. Dorie is also finishing work on her next book. Get her free eBook by subscribing below!


I love going out to restaurants to try new foods, especially dessert!
What foods do you like?

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