Adjustment to Chronic Illness, Amputee Rehabilitation, Neuropsychology, Pain Management, Rehabilitation Psychology, Spinal Cord Injury
Dr. Wegener is an Associate Professor and Director of Rehabilitation Psychology in our Department and serves as Director, Division of Rehabilitation Psychology and Neuropsychology. He also holds an appointment as Associate Professor of Health Policy and Management, Bloomberg School of Public Health. A 1985 graduate in clinical psychology from St. Louis University, Dr. Wegener completed his residency in clinical psychology at the University of Virginia and served on the faculty there until he came to our department in 1995.
He is a Fullbright Scholar serving as Visiting Academic at Trinity College, Dublin Ireland. He is has served as President of Division of Rehabilitation Psychology of the American Psychological Association, is currently on the American Board of Rehabilitation Psychology and is a member of the Motivational Interviewing Network of Trainers.
His clinical activity is focused on providing psychological services to persons with chronic illness or traumatic injuries including chronic pain, amputation and traumatic injury.
When he is not working, Dr. Wegener can be found in the garden tending the flowers or occasionally fishing and working with his dog.
Office Phone: 410.502.2441
When to Refer:
Consider referring patients for:
- Adapting to traumatic injury or chronic illness
- Rehabilitation psychology assessment and treatment
- Pain management
- Screening for interventional pain procedures and opioid therapy