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German Cheung, Psy.D.

German Cheung, Psy.D.

2211 Post Street, San Francisco 94115, California

415-972-9130
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Psychologist
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Dr. Cheung is a Licensed Clinical Psychologist in California and received his clinical training and Doctor of Psychology degree from Rosemead School of Psychology, Biola University. He completed his vigorous predoctoral training at the National Asian American Psychology Training Center (NAAPTC) at Richmond Area Multi-Services, Inc. (RAMS) and was subsequently hired as staff, where he has been treating adults, adolescents and children of various ethnic and diagnostic backgrounds in the Richmond District of San Francisco.

Dr. Cheung is extensively trained and experienced in treating adults, adolescents and children who struggle with a wide range of emotional, interpersonal and/or behavioral difficulties, including but not limited to depression, anxiety, panic attacks, complex trauma, abuse, grief, characterological disorders, compulsive behaviors and addiction. He also works with couples and families who need help dealing with communication difficulties, divorce, major losses, issues with trust, infidelity, and conflict-resolution. Dr. Cheung also works extensively with young adults when he served as a Staff Therapist for about three years at the Biola Counseling Center in La Mirada, CA.

Drawing upon his training and experiences, Dr. Cheung's developed specialties in treating individuals with severe mental illnesses such as psychosis and autistic spectrum disorders, characterological disorders, acculturation difficulties, and Christians who struggle with intimacy with God, guilt, and victims of spiritual abuse. As a bicultural and bilingual therapist in Cantonese, Dr. Cheung is dedicated to serve the local Chinese and Chinese-American community in San Francisco who struggle with acculturation and other immigration-related struggles. 

Apart from his private practice, Dr. Cheung is the Clinical Training Consultatn for Adolescent Counseling Services. Previously he also served as a Supervising Psychologist at RAMS, a community mental health agency in San Francisco, providing psychotherapy for children, adolescents and adults who suffer from a wide range of severe mental illness for about 10 years. Dr. Cheung also volunteered his time for A Home Within, a national network of volunteer mental health professionals who provide for the emotional needs of foster children and adults. Dr. Cheung is currently the Chair for the Community Membership Committee and a member on the Board of Trustees of San Francisco Center for Psychoanalysis (SFCP).

In addition to his clinical work, Dr. Cheung is committed to training the next generation of psychotherapists. He provided individual and group supervision for the staff, pre- and post doctoral psychology trainees, and MFT interns at RAMS. He is also an Adjunct Faculty at California School of Professional Psychology – Hong Kong (CSPP-HK), Alliant International University, where he teaches graduate courses in Clinical Psychology and coordinates the collaborative Pre-doctoral Internship between CSPP-HK and RAMS.

 

  • Language(s) Spoken:
  • Cantonese (粵語),
  • English
  • Chinese Name:
  • 張振濤 博士
  • Type of Licensure:
  • Licensed
  • License #:
  • PSY 22159
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