About Wonder Years

At Wonder Years, we provide comprehensive diagnostic assessments, second opinions and follow up care for a broad spectrum of psychiatric conditions. We have a collaborative approach with family members, patients, therapist, teachers, psychiatrist and all care providers. This is done in conjunction with a strong emphasis on compliance of treatment and regular discussion about diagnosis, medications, treatment options and potential side effects arising from medications.

Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS)

TMS is a safe, effective, non-invasive treatment for Depression approved by FDA since 2008. It is an outpatient procedure which does not require anesthesia or sedation and most patients can return to work right after. Call us to find out if TMS can be helpful to you.

Anxiety & Panic Attacks

Divorce, Bullying, High School drama can all lead to significant stress, nervousness and anger issues. Often children complain of shortness of breath, chest pain, tingling and numbness of extremities and end up in the ER. These symptoms could suggest Anxiety and Panic Attack. If you or your child is experiencing these symptoms, reach out to us for expert help.

Depression

Depression in children, adolescent & teenagers presents differently. They are observed to be irritable, loose focus and their academic performance declines. Both psychotherapy and pharmacology are helpful. Get in touch with us for a thorough psychiatric evaluation.

ADHD/ADD

Is your child suffering from hyperactivity, inattention or behavioral problems. We provide comprehensive psychiatric evaluation. Dr. Malik strongly believes in a good working relationship with teachers, therapist, psychiatrist and other care providers like speech therapist, occupational therapist and physical therapist to help patients achieve their full potential.

Medication Management

Depression in children, adolescent & teenagers presents differently. They are observed to be irritable, loose focus and their academic performance declines. Both psychotherapy and pharmacology are helpful. Get in touch with us for a thorough psychiatric evaluation.

About Dr. Vikas Malik

Dr. Malik is board certified in both Child-Adolescent Psychiatry and Adult Psychiatry. He completed residency  in Adult Psychiatry followed by a fellowship in Child & Adolescent Psychiatry at Mt. Sinai-Elmhurst Hospital Center, NY. Upon completion, he worked for Behavioral Health Network, Inc., the largest non-profit mental health facility in Western Massachusetts.