Author Bio

Sheeva Mostoufi, Ph.D. is a Licensed Psychologist in Maryland. She earned her doctorate in clinical psychology from the San Diego State University/University of California, San Diego Joint Doctoral Program. She completed her predoctoral internship and postdoctoral fellowship training at the Veteran Affairs Puget Sound Healthcare System – Seattle division specializing in primary care mental health integration as a fellow. Her clinical training and research has focused primarily on the co-occurrence of various emotional and behavioral concerns with chronic health conditions. She currently works in a private practice setting specializing in the treatment of obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD), trichotillomania, posttraumatic stress disorder, Tourette Syndrome, a range of anxiety disorders, depression, and other emotional difficulties, as well as coping with co-occurring health-related concerns such as fibromyalgia, insomnia, and chronic pain. She additionally has specialized training and experience in providing exposure therapy, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), and mindfulness-based interventions. Her immigrant background has fueled a strong passion in the promotion of multiculturally competent services that are easily accessible to all. She is very excited to serve and collaborate with the Society of Psychotherapy as the Diversity committee chair.

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