Chaniga Vorasarun, Psy.D.
Dr. Chaniga Vorasarun is a licensed psychologist (PSY28700) with expertise in treating adults with trauma-related, mood and anxiety disorders. Her approach to therapy emphasizes the use of evidence-based treatments tailored to meet the needs of each individual. Dr. Vorasarun’s practice is informed by mindfulness and compassion-focused approaches with the aim of helping individuals recognize their strengths and live more fully.
Dr. Vorasarun received her doctorate in clinical psychology from the PGSP-Stanford Psy.D. Consortium in 2015. She completed her postdoctoral fellowship at the VA Palo Alto Health Care System specializing in the treatment of PTSD and other trauma-related disorders. She completed her internship at the Phoenix VA Health Care System where she was certified in the use of Cognitive Processing Therapy (CPT) for PTSD and received extensive training in Prolonged Exposure (PE). She also specializes in Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), having worked with ACT expert Dr. Robyn Walser at VA Palo Alto, and in Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT).
Dr. Vorasarun’s approach to treatment aims to help individuals become more present to their emotions, improve relationships and live more fulfilling lives.