Cynthia Klatte, LCSW, ACSW

Clinician, Mental Health

About Cynthia Klatte

Cynthia joined the CAPS staff in the summer of 2007. Prior to coming to Tucson, she practiced in the states of Connecticut and Massachusetts. She has worked in a variety of settings (inpatient, day treatment and outpatient) with a wide variety of populations (people with severe mental illness, the homeless, professionals, and college students). Outside of work, Cynthia volunteers with International Friends, Inc. and the Arizona Assurance Scholars Program.

Degree & License

Cynthia is an Arizona State Licensed Clinical Social Worker. She graduated Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Psychology from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst. She then received her Master of Social Work Degree from the University of Connecticut with a Substantive Area in Mental Health and a minor concentration in Research. Cynthia is a member in good standing of the National Association of Social Workers and it's Arizona State Chapter. She also maintains her clinical license in Connecticut.

Role at CAPS

Cynthia providers individual and couples counseling and care coordination services.

Clinical Interests & Specialties

Cynthia has an interest in cultural competency in counseling and enjoys working with international students, Native American students and students from other diverse cultural backgrounds.

Treatment Approach

She has specialized training in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (including Dialectical Behavior Therapy), in working with Dual Diagnoses (mental health and substance abuse), and in the use of Mindfulness Meditation in therapy.