Subpage Banner Image

LaKaren D Rickman PhD

Physician Directory

LaKaren D Rickman , PhD

Primary Specialties
  • Psychology
  • Obesity Medicine
Medical Groups & Affiliations
  • Winchester Medical Center
4.9 out of 5 (108 Ratings, 23 comments)
About Our Survey

Valley Health Metabolic & Bariatric Program


347 Westside Station Drive
Winchester, VA 22601
Get Directions

Phone (540) 536-0010

  • Office Information

    Primary Office

    Valley Health Metabolic & Bariatric Program

    Address
    347 Westside Station Drive
    Winchester, VA 22601
    Get Directions

    Phone
    (540) 536-0010

    Fax
    (540) 536-0061

  • 4.9 out of 5 (108 Ratings )

    Comments

    25-Nov-2016
    You will love her.
    14-Nov-2016
    I liked her, very easy to talk to, understood what I was trying to say, just like talking to a friend
    7-Nov-2016
    Very friendly and personable!! Easy to talk to made me feel very comfortable while answering some of the tough questions about my past!!
    20-Oct-2016
    Very nice and easy to talk to.
    14-Oct-2016
    Explained things so that I could understand them
    • 5
      22 Comments
    • 4
      0 Comments
    • 3
      0 Comments
    • 2
      0 Comments
    • 1
      1 Comments
  • About

    About the Physician

    Physician Bio

    Dr. Rickman is a Licensed Clinical Psychologist. She received her doctorate
    degree from the University of Iowa and completed her residency at the
    Kennedy Krieger Institute at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.
    Dr. Rickman completed her post-doctoral fellowship at Children’s
    Medical Center of Dallas. She is credentialed as Health Service Psychologist
    and specializes in treating individuals experiencing psychosocial difficulties
    in daily functioning secondary to chronic illnesses. In the past she has
    worked with patients with diabetes, obesity, cancer, and solid organ transplants
    in both inpatient and outpatient settings. Dr. Rickman conducts biopsychosocial
    assessments to help the team identify treatment-related needs of patients
    and also works with patients to address these needs. “I enjoy supporting
    patients throughout their journey of improving their overall health and
    well-being.” She provides behavioral and cognitive-behavioral psychotherapeutic
    interventions to support coping, adjustment, and lifestyle changes necessary
    to improve our patients’ health outcomes.