PhD, Team Psychologist
Dr. Melendres received her PhD from the University of Texas at Austin and her MA from Stanford University. She completed her post-doctoral training at the James J. Peters (Bronx) and NY Harbor (Manhattan) VA Medical Centers in New York City. She has extensive training in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), and mindfulness-based techniques which she utilizes in her work with clients, individually and in group settings. Dr. Melendres specializes in diagnostic assessment and the treatment of stress and anxiety. She is a member of the American Psychological Association, California Psychological Association and Northern California CBT Therapists.