Gilbert is the author of numerous book chapters and peer-reviewed articles on
and body image, including "Feminist Perspectives of
," "Risk for
in the Young Athletes," "Body Shame in Childhood and Adolescence," and "The Media's Role in Body Image and
As a seasoned licensed psychologist in Maryland, Dr. Stefanie Gilbert has counseled patients in private practice, at George Mason University Counseling Center, and at Howard University Counseling Center since 1998. Dr. Gilbert was formerly a tenured professor in the Psychology Department at Howard University and a founder of Howard University's Women's Studies Program. She was president of the Washington Society for the Study of
and Obesity for six years. As of September, 2021, Dr. Gilbert's practice is entirely virtual, offering teletherapy via a secure virtual platform on psychology today.com.