Valerie Hoover

Valerie Hoover

Psychologist

Bio:   Valerie Hoover, PhD is a Licensed Clinical Psychologist who specializes in working with medical populations, particularly cardiac patients. Areas of expertise include emotional eating and behavioral weight management, psychological factors interacting with cardiac disease, health-related anxiety, and medical trauma. Dr. Hoover completed her doctorate in clinical 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 make meaningful changes to their physical and emotional health. Outside of work Dr. Hoover enjoys spending time with her family and friends, learning about other cultures, traveling near and far, games and reading.

Women's Heart Health

Women's Heart Health
  • 300 Pasteur Drive
  • 2nd Floor, Room A260
  • Stanford , CA 94305
  • Phone: 650-725-5909
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Women's Heart Health at Boswell Building

Women's Heart Health at Boswell Building
  • 300 Pasteur Drive
  • 2nd Floor, Room A260
  • Stanford , CA 94305
  • Phone: 650-725-5909
More Clinic Information » Getting Here » Make An Appointment

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