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Rebecca C. Anderson, PhD

Professor

Location

  • MCW Pain Management Center
  • 959 N. North Mayfair Road
  • Milwaukee, WI 53226

Specialties

  • Psychology
  • Transplant Surgery

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Overview

Diseases and Conditions

  • Breast Cancer
  • Headaches
  • Stress
  • Chronic Diseases

Treatments and Services

  • Biofeedback
  • Hypnotherapy
  • Pain Management
  • Pre-Operative Evaluations
  • Health Psychology
  • Psychological Services for Pain Management
  • Mindfulness

Patients Ages Seen

  • Adolescent
  • Adult
  • Senior

Languages

  • English

Hospital Affiliations

  • Froedtert Hospital – Milwaukee

Clinic Locations

MCW Pain Management Center

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Biography

Rebecca Anderson is Professor in the Department of Anesthesiology and Director of Integrated Mental Health in Pain Management Center at the Medical College of Wisconsin in Milwaukee, WI.  She is the author of over 70 peer reviewed articles, 6 book chapters and 2 books.  She serves as the Secretary of the Wisconsin Examining Board.  

 

 Clinically she is a member of a comprehensive pain management program which encompasses musculoskeletal pain, neuropathic pain and headaches working with Anesthesia, Neurology and Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation teams.  She utilizes CBT, mindfulness, use of apps, imagery recordings and biofeedback as part of an integrated approach to address adjustment and improve function and quality of life for patients. 

Education and Training

Doctor of Philosophy - Marquette University - Milwaukee, WI (1988)
Fellowship in Rehabilitative Psychology - Medical College of Wisconsin Affiliated Hospitals - Milwaukee, WI (1989-1990)
Certificate in Integrative Health and Lifestyle - University of Arizona - Tucson, AZ (2015)