Dr. Sara Pointer is a licensed clinical psychologist. She has been in practice for over 7 years. She graduated from John F. Kennedy University and completed her post doctoral residency at Kaiser Permanente. She specializes in helping clients cope with challenges including depression, anxiety, grief, life transitions and relationship issues. Dr. Pointer works together with clients to create an individualized plan that addresses client treatment goals and needs. Dr. Pointer believes that trust and openness serve as catalysts for change. Furthermore, mixing humor with compassion can help ease the process towards change.
Dr. Pointer primarily utilizes cognitive behavioral interventions as well as mindfulness techniques to address client needs. Dr. Pointer believes that modifying maladaptive connections between thoughts and behaviors can help promote relief from distress.