Boukje Elisabeth Eerkens, Psy.D., QME, provides consulting, treatment, and psychological assessment in private practice. She has worked in both intensive inpatient and outpatient settings since 1999 addressing depression, anxiety, and PTSD, among other presenting conflicts. After completing a two year internship at Community Institute of Psychotherapy in 2003, she went on to do her post-doctoral training at Alta Bates Hospital in addition to starting her private practice. She provided intensive team-based psychotherapy at Boyer House Foundation from 2005 to 2007 and served as Director of Psychological Services and Pain Evaluations for Accident, Injury, and Family Therapy from 2006 to 2008, where she assisted patients enduring acute and/or chronic physical injury.
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, disability assessments, surgery clearance examinations, and general psychodiagnostic evaluations including postpartum depression screenings. She specializes in the treatment of postpartum PTSD/depression/anxiety and perinatal/postpartum parenting concerns. Dr. Eerkens lives with her husband and daughter in San Rafael, California.