Our Providers

Victoria M. Baptiste, PhD

Pronouns

she/her

Education

B.A. in English & Psychology from Middlebury College

PhD in Clinical Psychology from University of Vermont

Special Interests

Trauma, mood disorders, anxiety, personality disorders, autism spectrum disorder; intersectional identity, issues related to immigration; people of color, refugees/asylum-seekers and other immigrants, justice system-involved

Therapy Style

My style is warm, collaborative, genuine, and rooted in a social justice orientation. Expect direct communication and a sprinkle of humor.

Modality & Approach

In my practice, I employ client-centered, integrative, evidenced-based techniques drawn from cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT), dialectical behavior therapy (DBT), acceptance and commitment therapy (ACT), multicultural therapy, mindfulness, and applied behavior analysis (ABA). My approach emphasizes strengths and resilience. The goals of our work together will be to reduce suffering, improve coping, and increase value-driven behaviors in a way that is meaningful to you.

What is your favorite restaurant in San Francisco?

Brenda’s French Soul Food

What is one thing you do daily that supports your mental and emotional well-being?

Cuddling with my cat.

Interests

Discovering new restaurants, traveling, hot yoga, spending time with family and friends, and shopping.

License Number and State

Registered Psychological Assistant: PSB 94025170

Supervisor: Sand Chang, PhDClinical Psychologist: CA PSY 22098