Founder and Medical Director

Wendy J. Hookman, M.D.

Founder and Medical Director

Dr. Wendy J. Hookman is the Founder and Medical Director of WCWCW. She is board certified in both psychiatry and obesity medicine. A reproductive psychiatrist, Dr. Hookman specializes in treating women’s mood and anxiety disorders as they relate to pregnancy, menopause, and infertility. Areas of special interest include premenstrual dysphoric disorder, psychopharmacology in pregnancy and postpartum depression. Dr. Hookman is the former Director of the Women’s Mood Disorders Program at Georgetown University Hospital and is on the teaching faculty of The George Washington University School of Medicine.