Updated: Sep 13
Remembering Phil Werdell, Founder of the Food Addiction Institute
It is with profound sadness that we announce the passing of Phil Werdell, an extraordinary individual and one of the visionary co-founders of the Food Addiction Institute. Phil's unwavering commitment and tireless efforts revolutionized the food addiction recovery landscape, leaving an indelible mark on our organization and the field as a whole.
Phil's enduring legacy lies in his relentless pursuit of understanding and addressing the complex nature of food addiction. His groundbreaking insights and expertise transformed the way we approach this pervasive issue, providing hope, guideance, and support to countless individuals trapped in the grips of food addiction.
As a mentor and guide, Phil was instrumental in nurturing our institute's mission to promote awareness, education, and advocacy surrounding food addiction. His compassion and dedication shone through his work, empowering others to find healing and embark on their personal journeys to recovery.
Amidst the sorrow of his passing, we extend our deepest condolences to his family, friends, and loved ones. We recognize and honor the profound impact Phil had on our organization and the lives he touched. His memory will forever inspire us to continue his passionate pursuit of understanding, compassion, and effective solutions for food addiction.
In remembrance of Phil Werdell, we commit ourselves to carrying forward his immense contributions, ensuring that his pioneering spirit lives on.
REST IN PEACE, PHIL, KNOWING THAT YOUR LEGACY WILL CONTINUE TO POSITIVELY TRANSFORM THE LIVES OF MANY.