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Dr. Jo Velasquez

Dr. Jo Velasquez earned her undergraduate degree in psychology at the University of California
at Irvine, in 1986. She earned in master’s degree in professional psychology in 1990 and her
doctorate in clinical psychology from the California School of Professional Psychology-Alliant
International University in 1994. Pre-doctoral internships were completed at Children’s Hospital
Los Angeles and the University of California at Irvine Counseling Center. She spent two years at
the University of California at Davis as staff psychologist where she completed her post-doctoral
hours. She was licensed in California in 1995 and in the State of Nevada in 1997. After
relocating to Las Vegas, Nevada she set up a full-time private practice where she provided
general clinical psychology services in both Spanish and English for adults, children and
adolescents. She pursued advanced education and training in psychophysiology,
neuropsychology and forensic psychology and provided specialty services to the pediatric cancer
and worker’s compensation populations. In fall 2006, she accepted a position with Psychiatric Ambulatory Services at Rawson-Neal State Hospital Las Vegas, Nevada providing psychiatric crises services including involuntary hospitalization, inpatient services, drug and mental health diversion with law enforcement drop-off. In 2010, she enrolled in the post-doctoral master of science in clinical psychopharmacology program at Alliant International University-San
Francisco and graduated in 2012. In 2014, she completed her practicum in clinical psychopharmacology at the federally qualified healthcare agency under Family Medicine in Chaparral, New Mexico. She served as the Director of Training of the psychopharmacology program at New Mexico State University for a year and a half and
resigned from the position when she launched her new company iNetMedRx2, Inc. She received
her prescriptive certificate in 2017. Currently, she is co-owner operator of a clinical psychology, psychiatric services and behavioral medicine management company in Las Cruces, New Mexico. iNetMedRx², Inc provides evidence based medication management, forensic neuropsychological and psychological testing and psychotherapy
services.