Boukje Elisabeth Eerkens, Psy.D., QME, provides consulting and psychological assessment in private practice. She has worked in intensive inpatient and outpatient settings since 1999 treating depression, anxiety, and PTSD. She completed her internship at Community Institute of Psychotherapy in 2003 and her post-doctoral training at Alta Bates Hospital Pain and Rehabilitation Consultants in 2004. She provided intensive psychoanalytic team-based psychotherapy at Boyer House Foundation from 2005 to 2007 and went on to work with industrial/stress injuries, government healthcare relations, immigration hardship, and postpartum depression.
Dr. Eerkens currently serves as a Qualified Medical Examiner (QME) for the Department of Industrial Relations, Expert Reviewer for the Board of Psychology, and Consulting Psychologist for the State of California PASRR program. In private practice, she conducts immigration evaluations, qualified/agreed medical examinations, therapeutic assessment, and general psychodiagnostic evaluations. Dr. Eerkens is a member of the California Psychological Association (CPA) / Division V Clinical Psychopharmacology and holds specialized certificate training in perinatal psychology from Postpartum Support International (PSI).