DR. CINDY ROLLINS
Licensed Clinical Psychologist

"Vulnerability is the birthplace of innovation, creativity and change." - Brené Brown



Who I Am

I am Dr. Cindy Rollins, a Licensed Clinical Psychologist in Prescott, Arizona. I specialize in child and adolescent therapy.

I also provide comprehensive substance use and psychological evaluations as requested by for the Arizona State Board of Nursing.

I provide psychological services to youth (ages 9-19) for a variety of mental health concerns such as:

  • General Mental Health
  • Anxiety Disorders (including skin picking and hair pulling)
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Attention Deficient and Executive Functioning Skills Training
  • Body Image Issues
  • Sleep Issues
  • Anger Management/Assertive Training
  • Grief and Bereavement
  • LGBTQ+ and Gender Identity Focus
  • Medical Psychology/Health Issues

I have been working in Mental Health for over a decade and have been providing psychological services at my clinical practice since January of 2013.

I received both my Master’s Degree and Doctorate of Clinical-Community Psychology (Psy.D) from the University of La Verne and completed my Internship/Residency at Phoenix Children’s Hospital, Department of Psychology and Behavioral Medicine.

I have taught and supervised graduate psychology students in assessment and advanced therapy skills and provided consultation for multidisciplinary teams of Pediatricians, Substance Abuse Counselors, Psychiatrists, Social Workers, and School Educators. I have been a part time faculty at Prescott College and I am currently an off-campus mentor at Prescott College. I also supervise year-long practicum doctoral level psychological students at Midwestern University.

I am a solution-focused psychologist who integrates evidence based practices into the therapy sessions. I use a collaborative therapeutic approach, often pulling from humanistic and attachment theories to provide a strengths-based framework that focuses on increasing each individual’s awareness of his or her inner resiliency in overcoming challenges.

I use a variety of techniques in therapy like:

  • Dialogue
  • Interpretation
  • Cognitive reframing
  • Self-awareness exercises
  • Relaxation Skills
  • Mindfulness Practices
  • Guided Imagery
  • Self-monitoring experiments
  • Visualization
  • Journal keeping
  • Workbooks
  • Drawing
  • Recommended Readings

With compassion and understanding, I work with each client to assist that individual build on their strengths and attain the personal growth they are committed to accomplishing.

Education & Experience

  • Psy.D. in Clinical-Community Psychology University of La Verne, La Verne, CA
  • M.A. in Clinical-Community Psychology University of La Verne, La Verne, CA
  • M.S. in Leadership and Management University of La Verne, La Verne, CA
  • B.S. in Psychology Claremont McKenna College, Claremont, CA
  • A.A. of General Studies Yavapai College, Prescott, AZ
  • Internship/Residency at Phoenix Children’s Hospital Department of Psychology and Behavioral Medicine
  • Former adjunct Human Development faculty at Prescott College
  • Board approved evaluation for the Arizona State Board of Nursing
  • Approved Practicum Supervisor for Midwestern University, Grand Canyon University, and Prescott College graduate level psychology students

License

Licensed Psychologist, Arizona #4220