Sloane is a psychotherapist specializing in cognitive behavioral treatment of eating disorders, self-harm, depression, anxiety, and trauma. Sloane works with children, teens, adults, couples, and families. He is trained in cognitive behavioral therapy, mindfulness, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, Cognitive Processing Therapy and Motivational Interviewing. He provides Family Based Treatment (Maudsley) for families with a teenager affected by an eating disorder. Sloane has extensive experience and special interest in working with lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, and intersex individuals. At CEDM, Sloane leads a group for men with eating disorders and a cognitive therapy group.
Sloane graduated from the Boston University School of Social Work with the Herbert S. Strean clinical prize in 2012. He also holds a Master of Divinity and a Master of Theology from Princeton Theological Seminary. Because of his background and past service as an interfaith hospital chaplain, Sloane is delighted to help clients identify and use aspects of their spirituality (whatever that may be) as resources for recovery.
Sloane has a lifelong love of the martial arts. In addition to his work at CEDM, he teaches several styles of taijiquan, baguazhang, xingyiquan, Wing Chun kung fu, and Taoist yoga. He has been training several styles of meditation since 1994 and has been teaching meditation and leading retreats since 1997. Sloane is also an avid skier and passionate cook.
If you would like to reach R. Sloane Franklin you can contact him at email@example.com or by calling 603-472-2846.