Dr. Hawkinson received her doctorate in clinical psychology from the California School of Professional Psychology, San Diego, California, in 1998.
Throughout her doctoral education, Dr. Hawkinson has remained committed to working with the chronically mentally ill, as well as established a strong commitment to serving the needs of the less fortunate within the community. She actively supports increasing public awareness by participating in Outreach Programs for mental health awareness.
Dr. Hawkinson’s private practice is centered on meeting the psychological needs of individuals throughout the various stages of the life cycle.
Her training has been extensive in treating both adult women and men suffering from the full spectrum of mental health issues, including mild to severe depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, personality disorders, and psychosis.