Santa Clara Valley Medical Center
San Jose, California
Dr. Mark Held graduated in 2013 with a Doctor of Philosophy in Clinical Psychology from the Pacific Graduate School of Psychology at Palo Alto University. Dr. Held is currently a psychologist at SCVMC working primarily in the acute physical medicine department with patients who have a spinal cord injury (SCI), brain injury, or significant burns. In addition to his inpatient duties, he has been the lead psychologist in the Department of Defense funded project, “Tele-Psychology Intervention for Individuals with Spinal Cord Injury and Depression.” He has a strong desire to find creative and technologically advanced ways to provide effective care to patients.