Candy Katoa PsyD

1131 Irving Street
San Francisco, California 94122
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Narrative of Services:

I am a San Francisco based psychologist who offers diagnostic assessments and evidence-based treatments for OCD and anxiety disorders. I have extensive experience with Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Exposure Response Prevention (ERP), and Acceptance Commitment Therapy (ACT). My practice consists of adults and teens with anxiety disorders, and over 70% of my practice is devoted to the treatment of OCD. I also offer Habit Reversal Therapy for trichotillomania and Comprehensive Behavior Intervention for Tics (CBIT).

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Training Description:

I am an anxiety specialist with over 15 years of clinical experience. I have been treating OCD since 2010. In addition to my private practice, I am also a clinician and educator at UCSF Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences. I have been treating patients at UCSF’s Anxiety and OCD clinics since 2011. Prior to my work at UCSF, I received clinical training for OCD and anxiety disorders through the Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, Stanford University, and Kaiser Permanente.