Dr. Zapata is a board certified psychiatrist. She utilizes both psychological and neurobiological perspectives to address a variety of emotional and mental health issues in a thoughtful, caring and comprehensive manner. She is deeply committed to the care of her patients and embraces a collaborative style that can include working closely with our team of psychologists. Dr. Zapata’s approach is influenced by her knowledge of psychoanalytic and psychodynamic psychotherapy. She has worked extensively with patients struggling with depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, relationship difficulties, and life transitions. Dr. Zapata obtained her medical training at the University of Arizona and completed her psychiatry residency at California Pacific Medical Center in San Francisco.