Dr. Kim Edwards is a registered clinical and health psychologist in the Province of Ontario and State of New York. Dr. Edwards specializes in repetitive behavior disorders (e.g., Tourette Syndrome, trichotillomania (hair-pulling), excoriation disorder/dermatillomania (skin-picking) and neuropsychiatric disorders (e.g., ADD/ADHD and Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder). Dr. Edwards also has expertise and experience in helping individuals with (a) chronic pain and somatic symptoms (e.g., headaches), (b) specific issues with relationships, jobs, and transitions to new roles, (c) low mood, and (d) coping with stress, uncertainty, loneliness, and COVID-19.
She is one of only two Canadian Psychologists who can certify other health care professionals in Comprehensive Behavioural Intervention for Tics (CBIT) – the behavioural treatment for tic disorders. Dr. Edwards is also a specialist in complex cases and has successfully helped numerous youth and adolescents who have experienced limited success with other mental health practitioners.