Linda Blakeley, Ph.D.

Linda Blakeley

Dr. Linda Blakeley is an internationally recognized psychologist who says a woman’s measure is more than her dress size. For over 20 years, Dr. Blakeley has helped women, struggling with eating disorders, recover and restore their positive self-esteem through her intensive treatment program. She is dedicated to helping women maximize success and minimize stress in their personal and professional lives, inspiring them to be all that they can be.

Dedicated to the prevention of eating disorders, Dr. Blakeley can be seen swapping the analysis chair for dramatic flair as she performs her one women show on college campuses entitled THE MAGIC DRESS, a fable about a girl struggling with her self-image until she learns who she is from the inside out.

In addition to her clinical practice, Dr. Blakeley combines her diverse background in business helping achievement-oriented individuals and forward moving companies to manage change effectively. As a sought after speaker for companies and organizations, Dr. Blakeley addresses a variety of topics including SUCCESS STRATEGIES, FRIED, FRENZIED & FRAZZLED: The ABC’s of Success & Stress Management, and THE POWER OF PURPOSE.

Trained as a divorce mediator, Dr. Blakeley has trained mental health professionals on how to help families effect positive transitions as a consequence of divorce. As founder and Director of Parents Sharing Custody, Inc., Dr. Blakeley worked closely with parents to develop cooperative parenting plans. Her workbook, DO IT WITH LOVE: Positive Parenting After Separation and Divorce, is used by professionals and individuals alike to develop positive family reorganization plans.

As a producer and media host, Dr. Blakeley developed and hosted her own local television series focusing on healthy lifestyles for both men and women in Los Angeles, California. A sought after media guest, Dr. Blakeley has appeared on numerous radio and television shows among them CNN News, Midmorning LA and The Dennis Prager Show. Dr. Blakeley is listed in WHO’S WHO IN AMERICA and other publications honoring women of accomplishment.


  • California Graduate Institute, Doctorate in Psychology, Los Angeles, CA
  • Center for Legal Psychiatry, Santa Monica, CA
  • Forrest Mosten Mediation Training Institute, Los Angeles, CA
  • Los Angeles Family Collaborative Law Association, Los Angeles, CA