Brenda Van Wyck, PsyD, QME, is a licensed Psychologist who is available for PQMEs, AMEs or Independent Medical Evaluations (IMEs) at several locations throughout California.
Brenda Van Wyck, Psy.D, QME, received a Bachelor of Arts degree in psychology from the University of Manitoba, a Master of Arts and a Doctor of Psychology from the California School of Professional Psychology. Dr. Van Wyck has teaching experience on-site and online with Pepperdine Graduate School and with the University of Phoenix.
Dr. Van Wyck is currently running a private practice in psychology and is also a psychologist for SkyTherapist. Dr. Van Wyck works with children and their families, adolescents, adults, and couples. She often treats the following symptoms: trauma, loss and bereavement, depression, anxiety, ADHD, Autism spectrum disorders, parenting concerns, self-esteem issues, relationship difficulties, and body image issues. Dr. Van Wyck’s therapeutic approach is psychodynamic and attachment based while incorporating cognitive behavioral and interpersonal neurobiology techniques. With each client a unique collaborative relationship is developed to identify specific treatment expectations, needs, and goals.
Dr. Van Wyck’s interpersonal belief is a relationship between therapist and client as an essential catalyst for healing. She feels it is important that the client feels heard and understood as well as challenged, as a safe and supportive environment allows for the exploration of issues that can be difficult to address.