Valerie Hoover

Valerie Hoover

Psychologist


Clinical Assistant Professor, Medicine - Cardiovascular Medicine Clinical Assistant Professor (By courtesy), Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

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Biography


Valerie Hoover, PhD is a Licensed Clinical Psychologist who specializes in working with medical populations, particularly cardiac patients. Areas of expertise include assessment and treatment of medical trauma/PTSD, health anxiety, psychological factors interacting with cardiac diagnosis and treatment, and emotional eating. Dr. Hoover completed her doctorate in Clinical Psychology with an emphasis in Health Psychology at the University of Florida, clinical residency at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago, and post-doctoral fellowship at the San Francisco VA Medical Center. Dr. Hoover is drawn to this line of work because of her passion for helping individuals to move forward from difficult experiences, challenge unhelpful beliefs and make enduring behavioral changes.

Professional Summary


Professional Education
  • Internship: Rush University Medical Center Psychology Internship (2014) IL
  • PhD Training: University of Florida, Dept of Clinical and Health Psychology (2014) FL
  • Fellowship: San Francisco VA Health Care System, Mental Health Service (2015) CA

Publications

Specializing In

  • Biofeedback
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)

Practice Locations


Women's Heart Health Stanford, CA
Stanford, CA

300 Pasteur Drive , 2nd Floor, Room A260

Stanford , CA 94305

(650) 725-5909

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Women's Heart Health at Boswell Building Stanford, CA
Stanford, CA

300 Pasteur Drive , 2nd Floor, Room A260

Stanford , CA 94305

(650) 725-5909

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