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Josie Howard, M.D. is a board-certified psychiatrist with a practice in general adult psychiatry. She specializes in psychodermatology, an area of medicine that focuses on the relationship between stress, emotional wellbeing, and skin health. Dr. Howard speaks regularly on this topic, has published multiple medical journal articles and book chapters, and has been featured in Oprah Magazine. Dr. Howard has a private practice in San Francisco where she is a member of the clinical faculty at UCSF in the Departments of Psychiatry and Dermatology. She graduated Cum Laude from Princeton University and completed her medical training and psychiatric residency at the University of California San Francisco.

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Psychiatrist Dr. Josie Howard believes the way we manage stress can help mitigate how overwhelmed we feel and therefore, how our skin looks and feels.


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