Phone: 484-440-9740, ext 716
Certified School Psychologist
Dr. Rebecca Monks received her doctorate in clinical psychology from Widener University. She completed concentrations in school psychology, neuropsychology, child/adolescent therapy, and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)/Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT). She is a licensed psychologist and a certified school psychologist in Pennsylvania. Dr. Monks completed a two-year post-doctoral fellowship in neuropsychology at two private practices on the Main Line. She is pursuing her board certification in neuropsychology.
Dr. Monks’ specialties include pediatric and adolescent neuropsychological evaluations, psychoeducational evaluations, and psychotherapy with children, adolescents, and young adults. She has extensive experience evaluating individuals with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), learning disabilities, Autism Spectrum Disorder, Intellectual Disability, anxiety, and depression. She strongly believes that a thorough, strengths-based evaluation can be used to develop a personalized road map to help individuals reach their goals.
Dr. Monks is passionate about finding creative, energetic ways to engage her therapy clients. She has been known to flexibly adapt treatment protocols to suit her clients’ interests. Her dissertation focused on using an evidence-based treatment for anxiety in a multiculturally sensitive manner. She is particularly interested in working with clients with anxiety, executive functioning needs, and behavioral difficulties.
Psy.D. in Clinical Psychology, Widener University
M.A. in Clinical Psychology, Widener University
B.A. in Psychology, Loyola University Maryland
Postdoctoral Internship through the private practices of Peter Badgio, Ph.D., and Idit Trope,Ph.D.
Predoctoral Internship through Widener University, with rotations at CORA Services and the Widener University Neuropsychology Assessment Center (NAC)