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Kara Cattani

Clinical Director, Clinical Professor, Licensed Psychologist

Statement of Supervision Philosophy

Academic Training

  • Ph.D., Clinical Psychology, Florida State University, 2003


  • Counseling & Career Center, Brigham Young University, 2002-03


  • Licensed Psychologist, State of Utah

Professional Affiliations

  • American Psychological Association
  • Association for the Coordination of Counseling Center Clinical Services

Areas of Treatment Specialty

  • Trauma
  • Interpersonal challenges and personality disorders
  • Anxiety and depressive disorders
  • Identity development and conflicts

Professional and Administrative Activities

  • Psychotherapist
  • Clinical director of CAPS
  • Serve on executive boards of nonprofit organizations (both local and national)
  • Provide regular consultation and trainings to university administrators and personnel to advocate for student health and safety

Primary Theoretical Orientation

  • Compassion Focused Therapy
  • Interpersonal and Experiential

Recent Scholarly Works

    Active Counselors