PhD, University of Miami
MSW, University of California, Berkeley
BS, University of California, Berkeley
Stanford University, School of Medicine
VA Palo Alto Healthcare System
Kaiser Permanente, Oakland
About Dr. Nam
Dr. Nam is a licensed psychologist (PSY26024), and received her PhD in Clinical Psychology from the University of Miami. She also holds a Masters in Social Welfare and an undergraduate degree from UC Berkeley.
Dr. Nam has worked at various settings including VA hospitals,Kaiser Oakland, and in community mental health settings. She completed her internship at the VA Palo Alto Health Care System, followed by postdoctoral training at Stanford University, School of Medicine. During her fellowship at Stanford, Dr. Nam specialized in the treatment of Bipolar Disorders and also in Dialectical Behavior Therapy. Dr. Nam has also worked in the Bipolar Clinic at Stanford University prior to her doctoral training.
In her clinical practice, Dr. Nam specializes in empirically-based treatments such as Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) in the treatment of anxiety and depression, Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) and Cognitive Behavior Therapy (CBT) for mood disorders, anxiety disorders, and in the treatment of PTSD. She also incorporates mindfulness-based interventions into treatments for stress and anger management, and grief treatment.
Dr. Nam has an office in downtown San Francisco, CA.
In her spare time, Dr. Nam likes to practice yoga, read, make jewelry, watch Sci-Fi films, and eat spicy foods.