Dr. Kimberly Wagner is a licensed clinical psychologist and sport/performance psychologist in San Diego. Dr. Wagner received her doctorate degree in clinical psychology from Alliant International University, California School of Professional Psychology, in San Diego.
While in graduate school, Dr. Wagner focused on clinical psychology as well as specializing in sport psychology. With a background as a competitive athlete and a passion for psychology, her doctoral dissertation research focused on sport psychology. She specifically studied the mental skills and characteristics which enhance performance in Major League Baseball players. Dr. Wagner has presented her research at both national and international psychological conferences.
Areas of expertise include working with adolescents and adults experiencing difficulty with depression, anxiety, family and relational issues, difficult life transitions and sport/performance related issues. Dr. Wagner works with people on an individual and family basis. She primarily utilizes Psychodynamic therapy as well as Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) approaches.
Dr. Wagner is also Co-Chair for the San Diego Psychological Association (SDPA) Sport Psychology Committee.