The Institute for Clinical Social Work


Patricia Kyle Dennis, Ph.D.

Class of 2005

​Patricia Kyle Dennis is currently in full-time private practice, providing group, individual, and family psychotherapy. Her specialty is eating disorders, and she presents regularly at group psychotherapy and social worker conferences. Dr. Dennis also serves as the Marketing/PR chair of the Board of Directors for Psychotherapy, Saint Louis.


  • B.A., Carleton College
  • M.S.W., Washington University in St. Louis
  • Ph.D., Institute for Clinical Social Work


Fat in the countertransference: Clinical social workers' relations to fat patients (2005)

Professional Memberships & Affiliations

  • AGPA
  • Academy for Eating Disorders