Wendy has 15 years of experience in research, education, and clinical mental health. Prior to coming to Veritas, Wendy worked as a counselor at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro counseling center, where she provided group and individual therapy for individuals with eating disorders, among other mental health concerns. Wendy also worked as a research scientist studying the neurobiology of psychiatric disorders and was a member of the research team at the UNC Center of Excellence for Eating Disorders. Wendy aims to increase awareness of eating disorders and their treatment among medical and mental health providers, educators, and the community.
Wendy earned a Master’s degree in clinical mental health counseling with a specialization in sport psychology from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. She also holds a MS and PhD in experimental psychology from Tufts University in Medford, Massachusetts.