Dr. Pamela Brewer

Dr. Pamela Brewer

MyNDTALK is provided as an entertaining/educational public service. The MyNDTALK mission is to provide stories and information about relationship health and mental health that model resilience, hope, creativity, critical thinking, limit setting, self-respect and self-empowerment.

Dr. Pamela Brewer

Host/Executive Producer of MyNDTALK

Pamela earned her MSW in Clinical Social Work from New York University, New York. Brewer graduated with honors from New York University where she was the first African-American and first Social Work Student in the history of the University to be selected to deliver the Student Address at the graduation ceremonies. Brewer went on to receive her Ph.D. in Social Psychology from Union Institute in Cincinnati, Ohio. Brewer is a Board Certified Licensed Clinical Social Worker with over twenty-five years of postgraduate clinical experience.

Her teaching/field instruction experiences include Brooklyn College Women’s Center – Brooklyn, New York; University of Maryland School of Social Work – Baltimore, Maryland and George Mason University School of Social work – Fairfax, Virginia.

She has served on the Montgomery County Victims Services Advisory Committee – Legislative Subcommittee and Davis Memorial Goodwill Industries Board of Directors. Dr. Brewer also served as Executive Director of the Life Experiences Activities Program Inc. in Silver Spring — a vocational rehabilitation agency for adults with disabilities seeking competitive employment.

Brewer has written and produced for television and radio, published many articles, and made appearances on local radio programs and local and national television programs. Her professional memberships include The National Association of Social Workers, The American Psychological Association, and AFTRA.

MyNDTALK with Dr. Pamela Brewer is a relationship/mental health program that initially originated in 1995 as a weekly relationship and mental health program from the studios of Sister Pacifica Station, WPFW 89.3 FM in the Washington, DC Tri-State AREA.  MyNDTALK became available nationally via the PACIFICA NETWORK to its sister stations and affiliates in @ 2006. In 2014, MyNDTALK transitioned to a daily one hour podcast.

Pamela is a psychotherapist in private practice in Bethesda, Maryland. Brewer is the author of several self-help materials on relationships.

Brewer’s media appearances have included WNBC-TV, WKYS-FM, WOL-AM, WBAL-TV, News Channel 8, DC Cable TV, and WPFW-FM. Workshop presentations have included Healthy Relationships, Relationship Red Flags, Personal Red Flags, Silence, Anger Management and Living Together Well. Workshops venues have included: Domestic Violence Shelter in New York, New York, First Class in Washington, DC , Borders Books and the Smithsonian Series in Washington, D.C.

In 2016, Dr. Brewer received the Distinguished Alumna Award from New York University Silver School of Social Work for her pioneering efforts in the creation and distribution of health/relationship awareness programming. Also in 2016, Brewer was awarded by the CMS (Concerned Members and Supporters) of WPFW 89.3 FM in Washington, DC for her 21 years of service providing mental health education and awareness to the community.

MyNDTALK Benefits

Relationship Information & Tools

How Relationships Last Healing From A Narcissistic Relationship Secure Attachment Living With a Partner's Illness Is Your Partner a Sociopath? Relationship Red Flags

Experiences You Will Hear About

Surviving A Loss Rape Managing Anxiety Sexual Assault and Healing Depression Treatment Obsessive Compulsive Disorder Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

People You Will Meet

How did she live with Munchausen's Syndrome? What did she do when the religious group she left - kept her children? Is there a way to think about the other woman? Is there a marriage after infidelity? Is the experience of genetic memory real?

Communication Tools

How do you talk to your child about race? Do you talk to your child about race? How to improve communications with your loved one. When and how to set limits. How to listen. Healthy self-talk.

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Awards & Recognition

  • HON Certification 2019 – Denoting the Reliability and Credibilty of online Healthcare sites
  • Great NonProfits 2018
  • HON Certification 2017 – Denoting the Reliability and Credibility of Healthcare sites online
  • Great NonProfits 2017
  • Distinguished Alumna 2016 – For pioneering work in the area of mental health/relationship health awareness
  • Excellence Award  2016 – Community Members & Supports of WPFW – For consistently exposing the facts of mental health to the Washington, DC community and the nation. 
  • Great NonProfits 2016
  • Great NonProfits 2015
  • Association of Black Journalists – Excellence Award: Radio Finalist 2013
  • NASW Media Award: Radio Finalist 2013
  • WPFW Spirit Award
  • WPFW Volunteer Service Award 2006
  • America Online: Community Leader
  • Zeta Phi Beta-Nu Xi Zeta Chapter Finer Woman Retreat: Certificate Of Appreciation
  • WPFW 89.3 FM Radio: Certificate of Achievement
  • 6th Annual Every Girl Can “SMART” Image” Conference @ Bowie State University Certificate of Appreciation “Cyberbullying” May 3, 2014 Keynote Speaker

What Our Followers Say

I admire how MyNDTALK shifts society's discourse toward such constructive and enlightening conversations. I can't wait to listen to the show, and I know the General will be smiling.
Laura Lee P. Huttenbach
Author of "The Boy is Gone: Conversations with a Mau Mau General"
MyNDTALK with Dr. Pamela Brewer is caring and compassionate. She offers relevant and important insight on current health issues and topics that effect our communities.

Mike Devos
California
I just have to thank you for sharing the kind of information you do. I heard Friday's show, immediately went and got the book that was being discussed and then told all my friends! I can't say enough to thank you, thank you, thank you!
Beverly Wilmore
Alabama

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