Dr. Rebecca Resnik

Licensed Psychologist, Founding Partner

Psychological Testing, Consultation, Speaking

(301) 581-1120 drrebeccaresnik@gmail.com

“My goal as Director of Rebecca Resnik and Associates” says Dr. Resnik, “Is that everyone we serve receives the excellent care that I want for my own family.” In founding Rebecca Resnik and Associates (the practice, originally founded in 2010, changed name and ownership in 2015) she sought to create a center of clinical excellence, as well as a place where every client is valued as an individual with unique gifts. “Every person we see should leave feeling more hopeful, less stressed, and better prepared to handle life’s challenges,” she states.


Dr. Resnik has earned a Doctor of Psychology from The George Washington University. She also holds a Master of Education in Special Education from the The University of Maryland at College Park, as well as a Bachelor of Science, Special Education (Cum Laude and with Honors). Dr. Resnik completed her psychology internship training in Pediatric Psychology and Neuropsychology at Mount Washington Pediatric Hospital. Her Post Doctoral Residency in Psychological Assessment was completed at Mindwell Psychology in Virginia. Dr. Resnik is a Licensed Psychologist in the state of Maryland. She has served as an Expert Witness in Maryland, Virginia, and Washington DC.


Dr. Resnik has served as a voting member of the Maryland Psychological Association’s (MPA) Board of Directors, Maryland Psychological Association since 2011. She has been recognized for leadership for her service to MPA. Dr. Resnik is also a member of the GTLD Network, The American Academy of Clinical Neuropsychology (Affiliate Member), the International Mind Brain and Education Society, Exceptional Minds (X-Minds), and Learning Disabilities Association of America/Montgomery County. Her research interests include applications of computational linguistics in psychology. She was co-organizer of the first Computational Linguistics and Clinical Psychology workshop, held at the Association for Computational Linguistic’s annual international conference, 2014. She continues to be a reviewer for the Workshop (now in its 3rd year) and a Clinical Panel Consultant to for the Jelinek Workshop in Speech and Language Technology at the Johns Hopkins University.


Dr. Resnik is an approved American Psychological Association Continuing Education Provider, which means that she provides advanced training to other psychologists. Dr. Resnik lectures and conducts continuing education for national, state, and local events. This year, she looks forward to giving two presentations at the Learning Disabilities Association of America National Conference, as well as returning to the Lab School’s Lecture Series, Cecily’s Advocacy Day,  Diamonds in the Rough Special Education Conference, the Norwood School Lecture Series and the University of Maryland Autism Research Consortium. She and Dr. R Patrick Savage were honored to be invited back to the Maryland Psychological Association’s Annual Convention as the Featured Presenters for 2017. If you’d like to book Rebecca for your event, Click here to be connected to her Speaking page, and to see her list of professional lectures and videos of recent presentations.

Dr. Resnik enjoys sharing her love of psychology. Her book, A Family’s First Guide To ADHD, https://www.amazon.com/Familys-First-Guide-ADHD/dp/0991059220/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1475845514&sr=8-1&keywords=rebecca+resnik+adhd  was published in 2016.

Dr. Resnik serves as a Medical Expert for Medhelp for the ADHD and Learning Disability Forums. She has appeared on Fox News, Let’s Talk Live, and Voice of America. Dr. Resnik regularly contributes to articles about psychology and child development. She loves giving parent education talks, professional training/continuing education for psychologists, and conducting teacher training for private schools.

Personal Life

Dr. Resnik is married to a college professor and resides in Bethesda. She and her husband love raising their two rambunctious young boys. Her stepson is a recent graduate of Brown University, who is currently working as a political consultant at DS Political in Washington DC.

Check out Dr. Resnik lecturing at the Lab School of Washington

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