Dr. Nikel Rogers-wood

Clinical Psychology
Tampa, FL
15 years experience female

About

Bio

Hi, my name is Dr. Rogers-Wood and I'm a licensed psychologist in Florida and Tennessee. I completed my Bachelor's Degree in Psychology at Sewanee: The University of the South and then went on to earn a Master's Degree in Psychology and a Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology from the University of North Texas. I work with clients 12 and up and my specialties include Women's Emotional Health, Family dynamics, Relationship challenges, Breakups, Eating Disorders, Fertility/Pregnancy/Loss-of Pregnancy/Postpartum, Career Development, Anxiety, and Depression.

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Clinical Psychology

Licenses

United States: Florida, Tennessee

Doctor Q&A

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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nikel Rogers-wood
Clinical Psychology 15 years experience
It varies: The treatment very much depends on the type of eating disorder and its severity. Therapy is an important part of eating disorder treatment because re... Read More
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nikel Rogers-wood
Clinical Psychology 15 years experience
Yes: Although eating disorders in women tends to get more attention in research and in the media, men definitely have eating disorders too. As a matter of... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nikel Rogers-wood
Clinical Psychology 15 years experience
Most retirement: facilities have an Activities department that plan daily, weekly, & monthly activities for the residents. As you consider moving into a retiremen... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nikel Rogers-wood
Clinical Psychology 15 years experience
Hang in there: I'm sorry to hear about your breakup. It's not unusual to feel a sense of emptiness after a breakup. However, it is important to remember that your ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nikel Rogers-wood
Clinical Psychology 15 years experience
Pregnancy can be: a wonderful time, but your body and, at times, your emotions are very taxed. It's a good idea to incorporate relaxation techniques into your day lik... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nikel Rogers-wood
Clinical Psychology 15 years experience
Hang in there: I'm sorry to hear about the loss of your pregnancy. Miscarriage is emotionally difficult, and your question about feeling cursed shows how hard this ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nikel Rogers-wood
Clinical Psychology 15 years experience
A challenging ?: If we dig back in the research, we see that developing countries have much lower incidences of disordered eating than do heavily industrialized nation... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nikel Rogers-wood
Clinical Psychology 15 years experience
It depends: The types of symptoms we see with an eating disorder depends on what type of eating disorder the person is experiencing. In general, some of the sign... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nikel Rogers-wood
Clinical Psychology 15 years experience
New baby: Congratulations on becoming a parent! Going home with this new little life can be scary. The good news is that you will get better at it with time. ... Read More
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nikel Rogers-wood
Clinical Psychology 15 years experience
Hang in there: After difficult relationships and breakups we sometimes feel like we can't move forward. Something to keep in mind is that the pain you are currently... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nikel Rogers-wood
Clinical Psychology 15 years experience
It can be hard: when we are in love with someone who isn't in love with us. Ultimately, we tend to be more satisfied in relationships where the feelings are mutual, ... Read More
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nikel Rogers-wood
Clinical Psychology 15 years experience
Health anxiety: It might be helpful to start working with a therapist to sort through and to cope with the health-based anxiety you feel. It may also help to see a g... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nikel Rogers-wood
Clinical Psychology 15 years experience
A combination of ...: medication and psychotherapy might be helpful. The medication helps to decrease the panic attacks and physical symptoms of the anxiety and the therap... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nikel Rogers-wood
Clinical Psychology 15 years experience
Finding a plan: It's a good idea to know what our stressors are - what sorts of things tend to stress you out? There are certain stressors that we can eliminate by c... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nikel Rogers-wood
Clinical Psychology 15 years experience
It can be really: difficult to adjust to life after college. You had structure and likely met lots of friends and grew personally. The best thing that you can do is t... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Nikel Rogers-wood
Clinical Psychology 15 years experience
Change can be...: extremely difficult because it requires us to shift away from something we know. It might be helpful for you to identify why you feel you need to cha... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Nikel Rogers-wood
Clinical Psychology 15 years experience
Assessment: A full psychological assessment can help you to determine if your symptoms are consistent with bipolar disorder and ADHD. A licensed psychologist who... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Nikel Rogers-wood
Clinical Psychology 15 years experience
Seek support: I'm sorry to hear about your loss. It sounds like you are having a hard time letting go of the pregnancy. At a time like this it could be helpful to... Read More
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nikel Rogers-wood
Clinical Psychology 15 years experience
Career change: It's never too late to transition into a career that you love. When we make a major change like this one "later" than usual, we need take into accoun... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Nikel Rogers-wood
Clinical Psychology 15 years experience
This is a question: I hear a lot. A psychiatrist is a medical doctor (MD) & they primarily help patients through prescribing medication. Psychiatric nurse practitio... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nikel Rogers-wood
Clinical Psychology 15 years experience
Although physical: symptoms can certainly be a part of the experience of anxiety and depression, these symptoms might also signal something else. In addition to telling... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nikel Rogers-wood
Clinical Psychology 15 years experience
Eating disorders are: more longstanding - meaning that they occur across longer periods of time and don't tend to crop up only during one type of scenario. More than likel... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nikel Rogers-wood
Clinical Psychology 15 years experience
Types of eating dis.: Eating disorders are typically classified into 3 main categories - anorexia (food restriction), bulimia (bingeing and purging), binge eating disorder ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nikel Rogers-wood
Clinical Psychology 15 years experience
Try relaxation: You might also try some relaxation techniques like yoga, deep breathing exercises, mediation, guided imagery, or exercise. Going through a breakup ca... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nikel Rogers-wood
Clinical Psychology 15 years experience
Typically when: people talk about ageing in place they are talking about an elderly person who may not be able to care for themselves at home such that they would be ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nikel Rogers-wood
Clinical Psychology 15 years experience
One of the most...: healthy things you can do is to seek support from your friends & family. Our society often pushes men to be "tough." This may prompt you to assu... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nikel Rogers-wood
Clinical Psychology 15 years experience
Time: This may not be what you want to hear, but time is the biggest thing that will help you to recover from a breakup. It takes time to understand what h... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nikel Rogers-wood
Clinical Psychology 15 years experience
Different people: have different needs for alone time. Consider talking with your significant other about what a comfortable balance of together and alone time would l... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nikel Rogers-wood
Clinical Psychology 15 years experience
While having a dream: career can certainly help with work life satisfaction, it does not necessarily mean that symptoms of social anxiety will disappear. Speaking with a ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nikel Rogers-wood
Clinical Psychology 15 years experience
Performance: Have you considered seeing a psychologist who specializes in performance? There is an ideal zone where you are energized and prepared to take on the ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nikel Rogers-wood
Clinical Psychology 15 years experience
This can be hard: I'm sorry to hear that you are going through a bad breakup. One of the most important things that you can do right now is to seek support from family... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nikel Rogers-wood
Clinical Psychology 15 years experience
Shoe to drop: Generalized Anxiety Disorder is akin to waiting for the other shoe to drop. Individuals who have GAD typically don't know what is causing the anxiety... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nikel Rogers-wood
Clinical Psychology 15 years experience
College grades: Figuring out the academic piece of college can be hard. A great first step is approaching your professors to talk through the academic challenges so ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nikel Rogers-wood
Clinical Psychology 15 years experience
Trust&Understanding: While every relationship is different, one of the most important aspects of any romantic relationship is trust. Have the two of you talked about what... Read More
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nikel Rogers-wood
Clinical Psychology 15 years experience
A mid-life crisis: takes many different forms. It could be realizing that you haven't accomplished goals, haven't travelled, haven't taken a break, etc. Mainly, it's t... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Nikel Rogers-wood
Clinical Psychology 15 years experience
Reconnecting: Wanting to reconnect is great. Have you considered reaching out to friends and family with whom you have had relationships in the past? Also, taking... Read More
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A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nikel Rogers-wood
Clinical Psychology 15 years experience
Ask treatment team: It sounds as though your daughter is experiencing a significant & serious eating disorder. Based on that, 4 weeks out of the hospital is not a ve... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Nikel Rogers-wood
Clinical Psychology 15 years experience
When we retire we: often fall out of the routine that we had when we were working. How about helping your parents become aware of the value of activity through encourag... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Nikel Rogers-wood
Clinical Psychology 15 years experience
Check it out a bit: There are a number of reasons you could be experiencing fatigue and sadness. A great first step might be to see an General Practitioner or an Interni... Read More
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nikel Rogers-wood
Clinical Psychology 15 years experience
The best career: fit for us tends to be one where our interests and abilities fit with the functions of the job. While it is not a 100% guarantee, looking into someth... Read More
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of North Texas
Graduated 2008MD

Awards

Top Psychologist, First Place, the Tampa Region - Spring
2017
HealthTap Doctor Mom
HealthTap Founding Doctor

Affiliations

Florida Psychological Association
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