Nancy A. Haug, Ph.D. is a Professor at Palo Alto University in the PGSP-Stanford Psy.D. Consortium and Adjunct Clinical Associate Professor in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Stanford University School of Medicine. She also serves as Research Director and clinical supervisor at The Gronowski Center, a community mental health training clinic for doctoral students. Dr. Haug has been a licensed clinical psychologist in California since 2004. She has clinical expertise in evidence-based treatments for substance use disorders and eating disorders such as motivational interviewing, cognitive-behavioral and mindfulness-based therapies. Her current research interests include mindfulness interventions and harm reduction for substance use, including medical cannabis.
Dr. Haug earned a doctoral degree in Clinical Psychology and Behavioral Medicine from the University of Maryland Baltimore County. She also spent over seven years at the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Center for Addiction and Pregnancy. Dr. Haug completed a clinical internship and postdoctoral fellowship at University of California, San Francisco and San Francisco General Hospital in the area of public service and minority mental health. She was previously a faculty member in the Department of Psychiatry at the University of California, San Francisco and an Instructor at UC Berkeley Extension in the Alcohol and Drug Abuse Studies Program.