Dr. Emma Wood, PSY.D

Dr. Emma Wood, PSY.D

Psychology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 36
Dr. Emma Wood, PSY.D is a psychologist in Waco, TX and has been practicing for 8 years. She graduated from Midwestern University in 2010 and specializes in psychology, women's counseling, and more.Read her story

613 Austin Ave

Waco, TX 76701

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Dr. Wood's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Wood "Emma Wood is a Licensed Psychologist. She received her doctorate in Clinical Psychology from Midwestern University in Downers Grove, IL, where she also received her Master of Arts degree. Dr. Wood recognizes the importance of holistic individualized treatment and strives to facilitate personal growth through creating a warm and accepting therapeutic space for her clients. She takes a culturally informed approach to her work and feels that empowerment is a catalyst for change in many clients she works with, and that social action can be an essential part of the healing process. Her specific clinical interests are in the areas of early childhood trauma, identity development, diversity, self esteem and women's issues. Dr. Wood has been featured in articles addressing mental health concerns on college campuses, eating disorders and self-esteem. She is a regular blogger for numerous mental health websites. Dr. Wood presents nationally at conferences and special events on topics of feminist approaches to psychology, diversity issues, chronic illness and self care. In addition to public speak Dr. Wood provides training and workshops to organizations and to students in clinical mental health programs."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Wood "Dr. Wood takes a integrative approach to psychotherapy, utilizing tools and techniques from empirically validated treatments. She is warm, genuine, and helps patients feel comfortable opening up and discussing difficult issues. Dr. Wood uses empirically validated techniques in an integrative fashion to personalize treatment to every patient, assisting them is effectively meeting their goals."

4  Specialties

  • Psychology
  • Psychological Trauma
  • Relationship Counseling
  • Women's Counseling

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Wood does not have any board certifications listed.

7  Conditions Treated

  • Anxiety
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Postpartum Depression
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Relationship Issues
  • Spiritual Problems
  • Workplace Depression

1  Procedures

  • Psychotherapy Services

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Wheaton College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2006
  • Midwestern University
    Medical School | Graduated 2010
  • SUNY
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2010

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Wood's Reviews

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12 total reviews (10 have comments)

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  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (10)

Dr. Wood has been nothing short of fantastic for me. She has helped me through so much. Her style of therapy is very personal, hands-on, and compassionate; this makes sessions with her something to look forward to. I have now moved away from Waco but I have remained with her because through our...more
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Dr. Wood has helped me so much trhoughour college. I would recommend her a thousand times if I could!!
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Dr. Wood has been such a God-send for me. She has coached me through some of the most difficult times of my life these past few years, and has always been honest and supportive. She's flexible with scheduling and always makes me feel welcome and understood, no matter what. I cannot recommend her...more
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Dr. Wood helped me process the grief following a miscarriage. I found her through an online search looking for LGBTQ friendly counselors. She was very respectful of my sexuality and life partner. I initially reached out to Dr. Wood via email, she responded promptly and scheduled me right away. My...more
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Dr. Wood is by far one of the most kind hearted and wonderful people in my life. She has helped me grow and develop in more ways that I can even express. Her understanding and generosity of spirit has shaped my life and I would recommend her to anyone. She beautifully blends an amazing amount of...more
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