About Candy Katoa, Psy.D.

Dr. Candy Katoa is an experienced licensed clinical psychologist in San Francisco, CA. In addition to her private practice, she is a clinician at University of California San Francisco (UCSF) Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences. She has been treating patients at UCSF’s Anxiety Disorders and OCD clinics since 2011. She provides didactics and weekly supervision to psychiatry residents there who are learning to be cognitive behavioral therapists. She also teaches medical students and other mental health professionals about CBT at UCSF.

 

Dr. Katoa earned her doctoral degree from a joint program at Stanford University School of Medicine and the Pacific Graduate School of Psychology. She completed her predoctoral internship at Stanford University and her postdoctoral residency at Kaiser Permanente. She also completed other predoctoral training at the Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, Santa Clara University, and San Jose Job Corps.

 

After finishing her doctoral degree, Dr. Katoa went on to obtain more extensive training in the treatment of OCD through the International OCD Foundation Behavioral Therapy Training Institute. She also received comprehensive training in the treatment of tics through the Tourette Syndrome Behavior Training Institute.

Training

Postdoctoral Fellowship

  • Kaiser Permanente, Department of Psychiatry, Redwood City, CA


Predoctoral Internship

  • Stanford University, Counseling and Psychological Services, Palo Alto, CA

 

Psychology Practicum Internships

  • Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, Anxiety Clinic

  • Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, National Center for PTSD

  • Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, Mental Health Clinic

  • Stanford University, School of Medicine, Center for Interdisciplinary Brain Sciences Research

  • Santa Clara University, Counseling and Psychological Services

  • San Jose Job Corps, Department of Health and Wellness

 

 

Education

Doctor of Psychology (Psy.D.) 
PGSP-Stanford Psy.D. Consortium

 

Master of Science in Clinical Psychology
PGSP-Stanford Psy.D. Consortium

Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in Psychology
University of California, Berkeley

 

Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in Economics
University of California, Berkeley

Affiliation

University of California, San Francisco, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Langley Porter Psychiatric Institute

International OCD Foundation

License

California Psychology License 24477

© 2020 Candy Katoa, Psy.D.

(415) 813-4085

This site was designed with the
.com
website builder. Create your website today.
Start Now