Theodore Gradman

Psychologist, PhD

(650) 340-0243
327 N San Mateo Dr
Suite 3
San Mateo, CA 94401

General Information

Therapist Type: Psychologist
Gender: Male
Year Practice Began: 1991
Avg. Cost Per Session: $150-250
Sliding Scale? Yes
Available Evenings? No
Payment Methods: Visa, Mastercard, Check, Cash
Office Hours: 9-7


Graduate School: UCLA
License Number: PSY 12044

Insurance Accepted

  • Out of Network Provider
  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • BlueCross and/or BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • Medicare
  • UBH / United

Treatment Specialties

  • Cognitive Behavioral
  • Mindfulness-based Cognitive Therapy


Nearby Towns: San Mateo, Hillsborough, Burlingame, Foster City, Millbrae, San Bruno, Belmont, San Carlos, Redwood City, South San Francisco, Half Moon Bay, El Granada, Pacifica,
Nearby Zip Codes: 94401, 94402, 94403, 94404, 94010, 94030, 94066, 94070, 94002, 94019, 94018, 94065, 94062, 94061, 94080, 94063, 94044

About Me

Specializing in short-term research-based cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) for anxiety disorders, depression and interpersonal issues for adults, seniors, adolescents and couples. Focus on skill building and learning research-based tools. 25 years experience and board certified in cognitive therapy (Academy of Cognitive Therapy). UCLA/Stanford trained, Ph.D. Psychologist.

Client Expertise

Age: Adolescent
Religion: Buddhism
Ethnicity: African-American
Pacific Islander

Issue Specialties

  • ADHD
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety or Fears
  • Chronic Pain or Illness

  • Couples Counseling
  • Depression
  • Disabilities
  • Life Coaching
  • Life Transitions
  • Loss or Grief
  • Male Issues
  • OCD
  • Personality Disorders
  • PTSD and Trauma


  • Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies,
    Academy of Cognitive Therapy (Founding Fellow),
    Northern California Neuropsychology Forum,
    American Psychological Association


  • -Personality Disorders and Treatment Outcome, chapter in Personality Disorders in Older Adults, ed. Erlene Rosowsky et. al., L. Erlbaum, 1999.
    -Masculine Identity from Work to Retirement, in Older Men's Lives, ed. Edward Thompson, Sage, 1994.
    -Gradman, TJ, Laws, A, Thompson, LW & Reaven, GM. Verbal Learning and/or Memory Improves with Glycemic Control in Older Subjects with Non-Insulin-Dependent Diabetes Mellitus. J. of the American Geriatrics Society, 41:1305-1312, 1993.


  • Founding Fellow, Academy of Cognitive Therapy, Board Certification, 1999
    Postdoctoral Fellowship, Stanford University School of Medicine, 1989-1991
    Chancellor's Scholarship, U.C.L.A., 1984
    High Honors in English, Oberlin College, 5/81
    Phi Beta Kappa, Oberlin College, 3/80

Additional Information

Provide neuropsychological testing for dementia, stroke, head injury, attention deficit (ADHD), memory issues and other neurological issues.