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Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Shelby Hyvonen, Psy.D.

Shelby Hyvonen, Psy.D.

Staff Psychologist
Health Sciences Assistant Clinical Professor
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Sacramento County Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Services
3331 Power Inn Road, Suite 140
Sacramento, CA 95826
E-mail:  shelby.hyvonen@ucdmc.ucdavis.edu

Dr. Hyvonen's clinical practice and training has been focused primarily in a community psychology approach, working with high-risk youth and families in particular. Her clinical and research interests include individual/family risk and resiliency factors, psychological assessment, the interaction of mental health concerns with neurodevelopmental and physical disorders, and providing supervision and training for advanced trainees in the fields of psychology and psychiatry. Dr. Hyvonen is primarily based at the Sacramento County Mental Health Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Services (CAPS) clinic, where she provides outpatient child, adolescent and family therapy as well as assessment services both from her office and in the field.

Education

Psy.D., Clinical Psychology, The Wright Institute, 2004
M.A., Clinical Psychology, The Wright Institute, 2001
B.A., College of Letters, Wesleyan University, 1996