Dirk Miller

Dirk Miller, PhD, LP

Executive Chair | Founder, The Emily Program

Dirk Miller, PhD, LP, is Founder of The Emily Program and Executive Chair of Accanto Health, the parent company of The Emily Program and Veritas Collaborative. He has over 35 years of experience in the treatment of eating disorders, substance use disorders, and other mental and behavioral health issues. Dirk founded and formerly ran the HOPE program for eating disorders in Memorial Hospital and the Renaissance Intensive Outpatient alcohol and drug treatment program in Elkhart General Hospital. He is a founding member of the REDC, the national consortium representing eating disorder care focused on treatment standards, best practices, access to care, and collaborative research, where he serves as a member of the Board of Directors and Chair of the Ethics Committee. He is a Board member of the Retreat in Wayzata, MN, a Founder and Board Member Emeritus of WithAll, and a former member of the Governing Council of the MN Psychological Association. Additionally, Dirk is a Distinguished Alumni of the University of Minnesota and recipient of the Larry Johnson Award. He has spoken nationally on a variety of mental health treatment topics and consults with many health care organizations.

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