Dr. Rachel Canning is the newest addition to the Mammoth Hospital team, coming to Mammoth Lakes most recently from Fresno, CA where she completed her predoctoral internship, postdoctoral fellowship, and worked as a Clinical Psychologist at the Sullivan Center for Children.
She completed her doctorate in Clinical Psychology, with a specialization in child and adolescent care, at George Washington University in Washington, D.C.
At the Sullivan Center for Children, an outpatient mental health facility, Dr. Canning provided therapy and assessment to children and adults. She also previously provided therapy and assessment at an intensive day treatment school, historically black college counseling center, community based clinic, and alternative public charter school for children with learning and emotional disabilities.
Dr. Canning previously lived in Mammoth Lakes and was excited to return to the community to provide behavioral health services at Mammoth Hospital.
She enjoys working with children, adults, and families. She is passionate about providing services in rural and underserved regions. In her spare time, Dr. Canning enjoys being outdoors and appreciating all that the Sierra Nevada has to offer. She has also been active in the American Alpine Club, including the Climbing Grief Fund, and starting a local climbing organization.
Welcome back, Dr. Canning!