About My Psych Board

My Psych Board is a board review website created by Dr Abdel, MD, MBB. CH., founder and CEO of Westlake Brain Health clinic in Cleveland, OH. This program offers access to unique courses and question banks to prepare residents and medical students for the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (ABPN) Psychiatry Certification Exam, Psychiatry Resident In-Training Examination, United States Medical Licensing board examination, and Nurse Practitioner examination. Each question bank is specifically tailored to the required difficulty and type of questions expected for the different board exams. New questions are continually being added to the question banks, ensuring the most current and up to date information is being made available.

My Psych Board is created by experts in the field and covers all the topics you need to master in order to pass your board certifying exams. Feedback is given immediately in Practice Mode as questions are answered, including in-depth explanations that accompany each question for both correct and incorrect answer options. Additionally, students have the option of accessing a one-time phone call with Dr. Abdel to discuss their best studying strategies and one-on-one tutoring to help them gain maximum preparation. My Psych Board is customer oriented; we take your feedback seriously and are always looking for ways to improve the user experience.


Qualify for a 15% discount off any question bank of your choice when you enroll in an onsite preceptorship program


Access video clinical vignettes for over 20 topics!


Schedule a free 30 minute tutor call with Dr. Abdel to maximize your studying and test preparation


Gain 100% confidence and become familiar with the layout and content of the certifying exams

Dr. Abdel, CEO

Dr. Abdel graduated with honors in 2010 from October 6 University Medical School in Cairo, Egypt, and ranked the seventh among his class. Following this, he completed his residency in the United States at Delaware State hospital, gaining clinical expertise in neuropsychiatry, adult and child psychiatry, telepsychiatry, clinical trials, and numerous other fields, along with procedural and interventional use of ECT and TMS. He founded Westlake Brain Health in 2019, a private practice and training facility for healthcare professionals.

He began providing US physicians with medical education courses in 2015. MyPsychBoard has shown consistent annual growth of 65% over the last year and is aggressively developing new high-quality question banks across the medical spectrum.

Dr. Abdel is a national speaker and teaches for psychiatry and family residency programs. He is board certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology.

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Mara Canen, M.S., Project Coordinator

Mara graduated from Montana State University with a Master’s of Science in Psychology degree in 2017. She has many years of experience creating protocols, conducting research, performing project management, and teaching. Her areas of expertise include developmental psychology and addiction.