Lindner Center of HOPE, Staff Psychologist and Clinical Director of Partial Hospitalization/Intensive Outpatient Adult Eating Disorder Services; University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neuroscience, Assistant Professor and Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center at the Lindner Center of HOPE, Consulting Psychologist

Dr. Mariutto serves as a staff psychologist at the Lindner Center of HOPE.

Within the Harold C. Schott Foundation Eating Disorders Program, Dr. Mariutto serves primarily as an outpatient therapist. She has been trained in Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Cognitive Behavior Therapy for Eating Disorders (CBT-E), and Family-Based Treatment (FBT), and she is certified as an FBT therapist. Dr. Mariutto leads mindful eating groups at the center, as well as consults on the residential units, provides individual therapy within the adult partial hospitalization program, and serves as a consulting psychologist for the Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center inpatient and partial hospitalization programs at the Lindner Center of HOPE. In addition to her work on the Eating Disorders Treatment Team, she has strong interests in anxiety management and self-harm, and she participates in the Dialectical Behavior Therapy program offered at the Center, serving as an individual DBT therapist.

Dr. Mariutto completed her postdoctoral fellowship in clinical psychology jointly at Lindner Center of HOPE and the University of Cincinnati. At the Lindner Center of HOPE, she provided individual and family therapy across all levels of care, specifically focusing on mood, anxiety, self-harm, and eating disordered symptoms. She was active in community outreach and program development. At the University of Cincinnati, Dr. Mariutto conducted individual therapy, couples therapy, and psychological evaluations within the Health Services Center for students with a myriad of psychological concerns. She served as a consultant regarding the treatment of eating disorders and educated the staff on the management of such symptoms.

Dr. Mariutto has experience working with children, adolescents, and adults in a variety of treatment settings, including community mental health, school-based services, and college counseling centers. She has experience in parent training, psychological assessment, ADHD management, mood and anxiety disorders, trauma treatment, and crisis intervention. She also spent over four years in the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Cincinnati working as a research coordinator in the areas of fibromyalgia and pain management. She is a member of the Academy of Eating Disorders (AED) and the Ohio Psychological Association (OPA).


Areas of Interest/Specialty:

  • Eating Disorders
  • Body Image
  • Mindful Eating
  • Dialectical Behavior Therapy
  • Anxiety Disorders