Santa Clara Valley Medical Center
San Jose, California – United States
Dr. Mark Held graduated from Palo Alto University in 2013 with a Doctor of Philosophy in Clinical Psychology. He completed his American Psychological Association (APA) Accredited Internship with the Missouri Health Sciences Psychology Consortium, a program that combined training from the Harry S. Truman Memorial Veteran’s Hospital and the University Of Missouri Department of Health Psychology. He completed his APA Accredited Postdoctoral Fellowship at the San Francisco VA Medical Center, in affiliation with the University of California San Francisco. He has completed advanced training in health and neuropsychology. He has treated patients with a variety of medical and neurologic conditions, primarily following cognitive-behavioral approaches. He currently serves as a Hospital Clinical Psychologist at Santa Clara Valley Medical Center (SCVMC), working primarily in the Spinal Cord Injury Unit. Previously, he was the lead research assistant of a large project examining the effects of gender, culture, and acculturation on executive function performances in Caucasian and Filipino American adults (2009-2012). His dissertation used data from this project to specifically examine the Verbal Fluency Test of the Delis-Kaplan Executive Function System. He has presented various posters and given talks on a wide range of psychological and neuropsychological concerns at various meetings, such as the International Neuropsychological Society 41st Annual Meeting and American Psychological Association 119th Convention. Dr. Held will be involved in the psychological interventions used within the telepsychology research project at SCVMC.
Thursday, November 7
1:30 PM – 2:45 PM