Valesia Ho, PsyD

Post Doctoral Fellow located in San Francisco, CA, Berkeley, CA & Marin County, Corte Madera, CA

About Dr. Ho

Dr. Valesia Ho is a postdoctoral fellow with a focus in evidence-based treatments, behavioral medicine and working with individuals and couples coping with sleep disorders and concerns related to sexual health. Her clinical focus is in behavioral medicine working with individuals and couples coping with sleep disorders and concerns related to sexual health. Her approach values and affirms the inherent uniqueness of each person and couple by taking into account biological, psychological and cultural factors that impact emotional and physical health. Dr. Ho emphasizes an active, collaborative and strengths-based approach while building rapport through curiosity, humor and authenticity. In addition, she believes a strong therapeutic alliance and a sense of safety is at the core of any therapeutic relationship and this safety can allow people to access their internal experience without fear of judgment. Dr. Ho has conducted research in the areas of transdiagnostic treatment of depression, anxiety, stress and personality disorders, and has also researched suicide risk in inpatient psychiatric populations. 

Dr. Ho enjoys working with adults and couples in the East Bay, San Francisco and Marin, and via telemedicine across the state of California.

Dr. Ho completed her pre-doctoral internship at California Department of State Hospitals, Napa. She received her doctoral degree in Clinical Psychology from The Wright Institute in Berkeley and her Masters degree in Social Work from California State University, East Bay. She earned her bachelor's degree in Psychology and Neuroscience from the University of San Francisco. 

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Dr. Valesia Ho is a postdoctoral fellow with a focus in evidence-based treatments, behavioral medicine and working with individuals and couples coping with sleep disorders and concerns related to sexual health. Her clinical focus is in behavioral medicine working with individuals and couples coping with sleep disorders and concerns related to sexual health. Her approach values and affirms the inherent uniqueness of each person and couple by taking into account biological, psychological and cultural factors that impact emotional and physical health. Dr. Ho emphasizes an active, collaborative and strengths-based approach while building rapport through curiosity, humor and authenticity. In addition, she believes a strong therapeutic alliance and a sense of safety is at the core of any therapeutic relationship and this safety can allow people to access their internal experience without fear of judgment. Dr. Ho has conducted research in the areas of transdiagnostic treatment of depression, anxiety, stress and personality disorders, and has also researched suicide risk in inpatient psychiatric populations. 

Dr. Ho enjoys working with adults and couples in the East Bay, San Francisco and Marin, and via telemedicine across the state of California.

Dr. Ho completed her pre-doctoral internship at California Department of State Hospitals, Napa. She received her doctoral degree in Clinical Psychology from The Wright Institute in Berkeley and her Masters degree in Social Work from California State University, East Bay. She earned her bachelor's degree in Psychology and Neuroscience from the University of San Francisco. 


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