Dr. McMahon is a Psychologist licensed by the state of California. Her training includes a MA and PhD in Clinical Psychology from Case Western Reserve University. She has more than 30 years experience as a psychologist including 32 years with Kaiser Permanente Medical Group in Fremont, CA. For more information on her background and qualifications see About Dr. McMahon.
As a psychologist, Dr. McMahon specializes in:
- Anxiety Treatment: help overcoming anxiety or panic attacks and related issues.
- Fears and phobias: including virtual reality therapy for certain fears.
- Insomnia: learning to sleep more restfully without medication.
- Positive Psychology Skills: ways to become happier and find more meaning in your life; also help coping with chronic medical conditions.
For more information, call Dr. McMahon at 1-415-625-3565.
Clinical psychology focuses on preventing and relieving psychologically-based distress or dysfunction and promoting well-being and personal development. A degree in psychology or a related field is only one step in the process of becoming a licensed psychologist.
Clinical psychologist licensing requirements in California currently include a specialized doctorate degree from an accredited organization, 3,000 hours of supervised professional experience, and two written examinations. For more information, see the California Board of Psychology. http://www.psychology.ca.gov