Mrs. Wendy L. Byrd

EMDR Certified Therapist

EMDR Consultant

About Me

Wendy Byrd is both a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist and a Licensed Professional Counselor with 20 years of experience in the field. She works with adults, children, couples and families.

Education & Experience

Bachelor in Psychology from UT-Austin. Master’s in Professional Counseling at Texas State University. EMDR Certified Therapist, Consultant and Trainer in Training. Certified IMAGO Couples Therapist Trained in Gottman Relationship Therapy Safe Conversations Facilitator The Marriage of EMDR and Ego State Theory in Couples Counseling EMDR and Anxiety EMDR: When there are no Words EMDR and Structural Dissociation EMDR Toolbox Peak Performance and EMDR Voice Dialogue

Professional & Volunteer Affiliations

EMDRIA Board of Directors (Present) Co-Coordinator- EMDRIA Regional Meeting-Austin (2016-2019) President Elect/President/ Past president-Austin Association for Marriage and Family Therapist (2011-2015)

Specialty Area

  • Abuse/Neglect
  • ADD/ADHD/Disruptive Behavior Disorders
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety/Panic Attacks
  • Attachment Disorders
  • Birth Trauma/Pregnancy Loss
  • Chronic Pain
  • Depression
  • Dissociative Disorders
  • Eating Disorders
  • Family Issues
  • Headaches/Migraines
  • Marriage/Relationship Issues
  • Mood Disorders
  • Moral Injury
  • Motor Vehicle Accidents
  • Performance Enhancement
  • Phobias
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Self-Harm
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Sexual Dysfunction
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Somatic Issues
  • Spirituality
  • Stress Management
  • Survivor's Guilt
  • Traumatic Incident

Population Served

  • Adolescents (13-17)
  • Adults
  • Children (4-12)
  • Couples
  • Families
  • First Responders