Nancy Ellis-Ordway, PhD, LCSW

Psychotherapist in Jefferson City, Missouri, Specializing in Relationships and Eating Disorders

Thrive at Any Weight: Eating to Nourish Body, Soul, and Self-Esteem

I my book, I explain how I help people get off the weight loss roller coaster, make peace with food and their bodies, and improve their health to find happiness and a better quality of life.

Dr. Nancy Ellis-Ordway, PhD, LCSW, is a psychotherapist with thirty years experience, specializing in treating eating disorders, body image issues, stress, anxiety, depression and relationship issues.


Individual, Couple and Family Therapy by appointment

  • Anxiety
  • Life Transitions
  • Relationship/Couple Issues
  • Grief and Loss
  • Divorce
  • Eating Disorders
  • Anorexia Nervosa
  • Bulimia Nervosa
  • Binge Eating
  • Body Image Issues
  • Depression


Information concerning

  • Risks of dieting in childhood
  • Eating Disorder
  • Health at Every Size®
  • Relationships and Parenting
  • Research and Policy

Compiled in recommended reading and web content form.


Mental Health Counseling
312 Jackson St.
Jefferson City, MO 65101