Sarah S. Goozeé, Ph.D. obtained her Masters’ degree and Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology with an emphasis on Health Psychology at Alliant International University in San Francisco. She has worked in community mental health clinics and a variety of medical facilities including large HMOs since 2002. Dr. Goozeé also worked in higher education for years as a Psychology Professor, and Dean of Academic Affairs. Since 2005, Dr. Goozeé has sat on the board of directors and is actively engaged in several non-profits that provide education and support to individuals living with chronic pain.
Dr. Goozeé first joined IPM in 2012, now as the Program Director of the Functional Restoration Program she provides individual and group therapy utilizing CBT, ACT, MBSR, and CBT-I. She conducts psychological evaluations, psychoeducation on pain coping skills and mind-body relaxation skills. Dr. Goozeé also brings years of experience as a Nutritional Counselor to the functional restoration program where she provides dietary recommendations, helps participants achieve their nutritional goals, and incorporate a healthy diet into their lives.