Cassandra Perret, Psy.D.
Dr. Cassandra Perret is a licensed psychologist (PSY29383) who provides individual psychotherapy to adolescents and adults. She specializes in cognitive behavioral and other evidence-based treatments for anxiety and mood disorders, stress, trauma, and the treatment of high-performance athletes. She is collaborative, warm, and genuine in her approach, and aims to reduce distress, strengthen resiliency, and increase overall contentment with life.
Dr. Perret received her doctorate in Clinical Psychology from the PGSP-Stanford Psy.D. Consortium in 2016, and completed her internship at the Jesse Brown VA Medical Center in Chicago, Illinois. There, she received specialty training in the treatment of PTSD, including Prolonged Exposure (PE) and Cognitive Processing Therapy (CPT). She is a VA-certified CPT provider. Following internship, Dr. Perret completed a postdoctoral fellowship within Stanford University’s School of Medicine, where she deepened her training in evidence-based treatment of depression and anxiety, and in working with elite athletes.
In addition to her work at the Pacific Anxiety Group, Dr. Perret works as a Clinical Instructor within the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Stanford University, and with Stanford Athletics. Prior to her training in clinical psychology, Dr. Perret worked in the tech industry for five years, and was a Division I All-American volleyball player at Santa Clara University. She looks forward to bringing her non-psychology background to her work to better understand the needs and challenges of living in the Bay Area.