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Sarah Griest, PsyD

Psychology Postdoctoral Fellow

Sarah is a postdoctoral fellow in Clinical Psychology with experience providing therapy and assessment to children, adolescents, and families with difficulties related to anxiety, depression, ADHD and neurodiversity, LGBTQIA+ identities and other social-emotional or behavioral challenges. Clinically, Sarah aims to create a collaborative space for families and youth to feel safe, understood and supported while working together toward their goals.

Sarah completed her doctoral degree in Clinical Psychology with the PGSP-Stanford PsyD Consortium, and wrote her dissertation about impulsivity in ADHD youth. She received extensive training in neuropsychological assessments, and evidence-based therapeutic methodologies, such as Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (CBT), in a variety of settings.

Born and raised in the Bay Area, Sarah is excited to be working with the community she knows and loves. Outside of work, Sarah enjoys camping, board games, volleyball and art projects!

Education

  • PsyD, Clinical Psychology, PGSP-Stanford PsyD Consortium at Palo Alto University
  • MS, Clinical Psychology, PGSP-Stanford PsyD Consortium at Palo Alto University
  • BA, Psychology, San Jose State University