Biography

Jerry Vu, PSYD
Psychologist

Dr. Jerry Vu is a California Board of Psychology licensed psychologist.

Dr. Vu delivers cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) and other evidence-based treatments in a warm and supportive environment. He provides services to adults, adolescents, and families with a wide range of emotional, behavioral and adjustment problems, such as anxiety, stress, depression, trauma, relationship issues, upsetting events and helps people get past stuck points in their lives. He focuses his practice on identifying and overcoming challenges which are preventing people from living a happier, fulfilled life.

Dr. Vu is a southern California native. He received his Bachelor’s from San Diego State University and earned his Doctorate in Clinical Psychology at the California School of Professional Psychology, Los Angeles. As part of his training, he worked in a university counseling center at Cal State Dominguez Hills, the YWCA Job Corps in Los Angeles and at an outpatient mental health clinic in Los Angeles.

After earning his doctorate, he worked with a non-public agency that provided mental health services to public and private schools for 5 years. He provided school-based counseling, family therapy, conducted psychoeducational assessments and consultation to parents and school staff. Dr. Vu continues to provide educational consultation that focuses on developing solutions for school-based issues. He specializes in concerns involving academic motivation and school failure. Most often this involves developing an educational plan that maximizes student motivation by collaborating with children, families, school personnel and various educational professionals. In the past, he also worked at nursing home facilities wherein he worked with multidisciplinary teams to treat geriatric patients and help their families.

California License: PSY26973

Qualifications

Education & Training

San Diego State University

Dr. Vu received his Bachelor’s Degree from San Diego State University

California School of Professional Psychology, Los Angeles

Dr. Vu earned his Doctorate Degree in Clinical Psychology from the California School of Professional Psychology, Los Angeles