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Dr Manmeet Rattu CBt therapist

Meet Dr. Manmeet Rattu, PsyD: Expert Therapist at Bay Area CBT Center

Dr. Mini Rattu is here to guide you with a unique, holistic approach that focuses on the complete you – mind, body, and spirit. As a Licensed Clinical Psychologist, she combines evidence-based therapy with a deep understanding of the interconnectedness of your physical and emotional wellbeing.

Dr. Rattu specializes in health psychology, skillfully addressing both mental health issues and the emotional impact of medical conditions. Her expertise extends to a range of challenges, from chronic pain and depression to anxiety and life adjustments. She incorporates trauma-informed yoga and body-centered, somatic approaches. This enhances the therapeutic experience by connecting mind, body, and spirit. She treats the whole person, not just the symptoms. This approach nurtures overall wellness. Her counseling sessions become a path toward comprehensive healing and personal growth.

Dr. Mini Rattu is a therapist based in San Francisco, known for her specialization in mental health and wellness. As a Licensed Clinical Psychologist in the State of California, Dr. Rattu demonstrates remarkable proficiency and commitment in her field. Her academic achievements are notable, including a doctoral internship at the University of Texas Health Science Center in Houston, Texas, accredited by the American Psychological Association (APA). This program provided her with extensive clinical and research experience at Harris County Psychiatric Hospital, the Center for Neurocognitive Addictions, and the Department of Neurodevelopmental Studies.

Further enhancing her clinical expertise, she completed her postdoctoral residency in California at San Mateo Medical Center, focusing on Medical Psychiatry and Pain Management Clinic. Dr. Rattu also holds a Master of Science in Psychology with a specialization in Marriage and Family Therapy, highlighting her comprehensive knowledge in diverse psychological disciplines.

In her professional capacity, Dr. Rattu specializes in health psychology, which encompasses the psychological treatment of medical and psychological conditions. This includes managing chronic pain, diabetes, cancer, depression, anxiety, chemical dependency, and adjustment to chronic diseases. She is particularly skilled in treating trauma and stress-related disorders like Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and various Anxiety disorders, employing a cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) approach to treat these conditions effectively.

Additionally, Dr. Rattu’s repertoire includes certifications as a yoga instructor (E-RYT-500, YACEP), an Ayurvedic health educator, and a mindfulness instructor. Her formal training in Compassion Cultivation at Stanford University School of Medicine, Center for Compassion and Altruism Research and Education (CCARE), and Yoga for Mental Health (YogaX) further broadens her therapeutic approach. This unique skill set allows her to incorporate holistic and culturally relevant elements into her treatment plans, catering to a diverse patient population.

Areas of Specialty

Anxiety & Stress

Trauma & Life Transitions

Relationships & Communication

As a respected and experienced therapist in the Bay Area, Dr. Rattu not only offers her counseling services in San Francisco but also provides online therapy throughout California. Her commitment to culturally relevant program development in health and wellness underlines her comprehensive approach to patient care. Apart from her role at the Bay Area CBT Center, Dr. Rattu has a keen interest in fitness, participating in competitions, and enjoys international travel. She also contributes by leading programs at health and wellness retreats, reinforcing her dedication to promoting overall health and wellbeing. Her multifaceted approach, combined with her interests in post-traumatic growth, cognitive-behavioral therapy, and compassion cultivation, make her a distinguished and influential therapist in the Bay Area and beyond.

Services We Offer

Individual Therapy

Online Counseling

Couples Therapy

Groups & Workshops

Executive Coaching

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