Amanda Wagstaff, PhD

Pediatric psychologist

Amanda Wagstaff is a psychologist who cares for children with chronic headaches or other neurological disorders. She uses cognitive behavioral therapy to help children, adolescents and their family members find ways to cope with migraines, headache disorders and other neurological conditions, as well as cope with the emotional and psychological concerns that may interact with these conditions.

Wagstaff earned her master's degree and doctorate in clinical child psychology at DePaul University. She completed a residency in pediatric psychology at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, followed by a fellowship in pediatric psychology at UCSF.

Wagstaff is a member of the American Headache Society and Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies. She is also a member of two divisions of the American Psychological Association, the Society of Pediatric Psychology and Society of Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology.


Child and Adolescent Headache Program
1825 Fourth St., 5th Floor, 5A
San Francisco, CA 94158
Phone: (415) 502-1914
Fax: (415) 353-2400

Neurology at Pleasanton
5924 Stoneridge Dr., Suite 100
Pleasanton, CA 94588
Phone: (925) 598-3500
Fax: (925) 598-3520

More about Amanda Wagstaff


DePaul University, MA, Clinical Child Psychology 2013
DePaul University, PhD, Clinical Child Psychology 2017


University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Pediatric Psychology


UCSF, Pediatric Psychology 2018