Amanda Wiemken, Psy.D. is a psychology associate practicing under the supervision of Scott E. Smith, Ph.D. Dr. Wiemken recently completed her pre-doctoral internship at Carson Valley Children’s Aid, where she worked with children, adolescents, adults, and families from diverse cultural and socioeconomic backgrounds. Dr. Wiemken has provided treatment for individuals presenting with a broad range of concerns, including aggressive and disruptive behaviors, ADHD, self-injurious and suicidal behaviors, anxiety, personality disorders, and trauma histories. Dr. Wiemken provides evidence-based treatment and is trained in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Trauma-Focused CBT, Dialectical Behavior Therapy, Parent Management Training, and Structural Family Therapy. Dr. Wiemken has additionally conducted psychological and neurological assessments with children, adolescents, and young adults.
Dr. Wiemken received a Bachelor of Arts degree from Monmouth University in Long Branch, NJ. She holds a Masters and Doctorate Degree in Clinical Psychology from La Salle University in Philadelphia, PA. When meeting with clients, Dr. Wiemken considers all aspects of their personal histories, including life experiences, social relationships, family environments, and learning patterns. Dr. Wiemken values the importance of integrating research, along with clients’ unique individual differences, to best inform treatment recommendations. In addition to implementing evidence-based practices, Dr. Wiemken focuses on the value of a strong therapeutic relationship and collaboration with her clients in session.
Accepting new patients? Yes, accepting new patients.