About the Developer

Dr Peta Stapleton has 22 years experience as a registered Clinical & Health Psychologist in Queensland, Australia and has completed a Bachelor of Arts, Postgraduate Diploma of Professional Psychology and Doctor of Philosophy. Peta has also spent the last 15 years in academia, now Associate Professor in Psychology at Bond University. Peta is a three-times published author, certified practitioner of Neuro Linguistic Programming, Timeline Therapy and the Emotional Freedom Technique and most recently has pioneered the world’s first randomized clinical trial investigating the impact of EFT for food cravings in overweight and obese adults. She is also an EFT Universe Trainer.

Current research includes comparing EFT to Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for food cravings and weight loss in overweight/obese adults; clinical depression; and EFT for academic fear and failure in high school students. She is also investigating the application of EFT for healthy eating, physical activity and resilience in young teens. See http://works.bepress.com/peta_stapleton/ for research publications.

Peta’s proven clinical EFT for food and weight issues program is now available at http://www.weightmanagementpsychology.com.au/onlinecourses/tappingforweightmanagement/ and her latest book, Your Mind Power, which includes a chapter on EFT, is available at www.petastapleton.com.

Peta regularly runs certification trainings in EFT (see http://petastapleton.com/training-in-eft-certification/) and specialty workshops (see www.petastapleton.com).