Eunice Chen, PhD - The University of Chicago Kovler Diabetes Center

Eunice Chen, PhD

Eunice Chen, PhD, is interested in disorders involving emotion dysregulation, particularly eating disorders, personality disorders and suicidal behavior. Dr. Chen is an expert in the treatment of these problems. Her treatment interests include behavioral treatments, such as cognitive-behavior therapy, and mindfulness-based treatments, including dialectical behavior therapy.

Dr. Chen’s ongoing studies focus on the neurobiology of emotion dysregulation, as well as improving treatments for disorders for which standard treatments currently do not work.

Clinical Interests

  • Adult psychiatry
  • Adult weight and eating disorders
  • Diabetes
  • Borderline personality disorders
  • Suicidal behavior
  • Cognitive behavioral therapy
  • Dialectical behavior therapy

Graduate School

University of Sydney, Australia


Yale University, New Haven, CT 
University of Washington, Seattle, WA


American Psychological Association

Association for the Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies

North American Association for the Study of Obesity