Dr. Vega is a bilingual, (Spanish) Licensed Psychologist (PsyD 22987) practicing since 1990. She offers individual and group psychotherapy.
Doctor of Psychology. University of San Francisco, San Francisco, CA
Master in Social Welfare. University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, CA
Bachelor of Arts in Psychology. San Francisco State University, San Francisco, CA
Fellowship at Stanford University Counseling and Psychological Services, Palo Alto, CA
Post-Doctoral Intern at UCSF Faculty Staff Assistance Program, San Francisco, CA
Therapeutic Specialty Areas
Dr. Vega provides psychotherapy with a Cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) approach. Her approach is integrative to also include solution-focused therapy.
Solution-focused psychotherapy begins with your current problem or issue, and only brings to bear your past when it informs the best choice solution. Thus, the treatment usually takes less time than traditional therapy.
Some of the areas Dr. Vega specializes in are:
- Women’s Issues
- Worry, anxiety, fear and panic
- Multicultural issues
- Sadness, depression and loss
- Work/ life balance
- Human sexuality
- Relationships and communication
- Life transitions
- Stress management
- Personal growth
- Interpersonal conflict
- Sports Psychology