"Have patience with everything unresolved in your heart and by honoring the questions, one day, you will live your way into the answers"- Rainer Maria Rilke
Dr. Fraga is a psychologist with a private practice in San Francisco where she specializes in women's health conerns with a particular focus on reproductive and postpartum wellness. She helps women explore & adjust to the myriad of transitions that emerge along the motherhood journey including:adjusting to the new identity of parenting, baby blues, postpartum depression, reproductive concerns and pregnancy loss. She also has extensive experience working with clients who are struggling with body-image and eating disorders.
Her clinical work is informed by her training in psychodynamic & psychoanalytic theory, as well as mindfulness-based practices. She brings a depth-oriented, yet practical approach to her work. She completed several Mindful Parenting trainings, as well as clinical trainings in the assessment, diagnosis, and treatment of perinatal mood concerns (PMADS), including postpartum depression and anxiety.
Dr. Fraga integrates a mind/body approach, focusing on the holistic well-being of each individual. She works with individuals for short-term and longer term treatment.
She also co-facilitates a postpartum support group, "The Afterglow" for the UCSF Great Expectations Pregnancy Program.