Dr. Vanessa Hong (she/her) is a licensed psychologist, Nationally Certified School Psychologist (NCSP), and certified youth yoga instructor. She earned her Bachelor of Arts degree with a major in psychology and minor in sociology from Duke University, and her Master of Arts and Doctor of Philosophy in school psychology from the University of Maryland, College Park. Dr. Hong trained in school systems across Maryland, the University of Maryland, nonpublic schools, and nonprofit centers. She completed her school psychology internship in the Anne Arundel County Public School System prior to working as a school psychologist in the Baltimore County Public School System.
During this time, Dr. Hong has provided psychological services to children and adolescents from toddlerhood through high school in the areas of psychoeducational assessments, IEP/504 Plan development, therapeutic and behavioral interventions including counseling and FBA/BIP development, and parent and teacher consultation among other services. Dr. Hong specializes in learning disabilities, ADHD, Autism, developmental delays, intellectual functioning, anxiety, and depression in children and adolescents. She is committed to helping families better understand their child’s learning and thinking style, and navigating how to best support their child through their educational career and home life. Dr. Hong feels strongly about matters of equity and social diversity which she carries throughout her scope of practice.