Dr. Bumberry earned her doctorate in Clinical Psychology at Xavier University with an emphasis on child and adolescent psychology. She is a licensed clinical psychologist specializing in evidence-based treatments for eating disorders, including Cognitive Behavior Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), and Family-Based Treatment (FBT), also known as the Maudsley Approach. Dr. Bumberry is a Certified Eating Disorders Specialist (CEDS) through IAEDP, and one of few certified Family Based Treatment providers in the state of Missouri.
Dr. Bumberry also has training in Prolonged Exposure Therapy, an evidence-based treatment for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder. She treats children, adolescents, and adults, and has specific interest in the relationship between disordered eating, self-injury, and trauma-related issues.
Dr. Bumberry previously provided specialized outpatient eating disorder treatment at Webster Wellness Professionals, the outpatient division of McCallum Place. She completed her post-doctoral residency at Saint Louis Behavioral Medicine Institute's Eating Disorders Program and Psychology and Religion Program, as well as an APA accredited pre-doctoral internship at the Center for Behavioral Medicine in Kansas City.
Working together as colleagues, we realized we had a shared passion for learning and providing quality, evidence-based treatment for eating disorders including CBT, DBT and FBT.
We founded Partner in Wellness in St. Louis based on our shared values of family (yours and ours), balance, quality of life and adventure. We strive to be a resource for the community through education, creativity, and quality care. An eating disorder can be a barrier that stands between a person and the life they truly desire. We are passionately committed to treating the disorder and removing the barriers so our clients can pursue their passions.
Cherie Massmann is a cognitive-behaviorally trained therapist with over 15 years of experience treating binge eating disorder, anorexia nervosa, bulimia, depression and anxiety in adults and adolescents. She also holds certification for family based treatment.
Cherie is a founding partner in Partners in Wellness, which specializes in evidence-based treatment approaches to eating disorders, depression and anxiety disorders.
Prior to starting Partners in Wellness, Cherie served as staff therapist for Webster Wellness Professionals/McCallum Place. She led the Greenlight Weight Management Program, helping individuals achieve long-term healthy weight loss. Additionally, as a certified Family Based therapist, Cherie guided patients and their families towards recovery from anorexia and bulimia.
Prior to joining Webster Wellness, Cherie was a staff therapist at Washington University School of Medicine, working in the Psychiatry and Internal Medicine Departments. She played a key role in several National Institute of Health (NIH) studies, serving as designated clinician on the following:
Cherie is a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) and National Certified Counselor (NCC). She earned her master's degree in counseling from Webster University, and she holds bachelor's degree in psychology from Missouri State University. She is passionate about helping her clients improve their overall quality of life.
Dr. Lynn Supple is committed to the wellbeing of her clients and promotes peak wellness through a healthy mind and body. Dr. Supple specializes in working with individuals and athletes experiencing eating disorders, anxiety, and mood dysregulation. Lynn has worked in various settings specific to the treatment of eating disorders including university counseling centers, residential programs, and outpatient practice. Lynn received her doctoral degree from the Chicago School of Professional Psychology. She then completed her postdoctoral training at the Victory Program at McCallum Place and Webster Wellness Professionals. Dr. Supple's specializations include Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) and Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT). Lynn is passionate about her clients and dedicated to the treatment of individuals struggling with eating disorders.
As a former Division I runner, Lynn also has experience in enhancing athletic performance for elite athletes. Lynn competed in track and cross country at Indiana University, and was named to the Big Ten Academic All-Conference Team. Within Partners in Wellness, Dr. Supple also manages Peak 3 Wellness, a specialized program focusing on the specific needs of athletes. Her past athletic experience, training, and interests offer a unique lens on athletic performance issues. Lynn believes that peak performance is achieved through a healthy mind and body.
Partners in Wellness is happy to work closely with dietitians who specialize in eating disorders.
For more information about Erica Branz and Tammy Cook, our on-site dietitians, please visit the following links.