Education & Certification

Licensed In
Colorado

Graduated From
Alliant International University - Fresno (1977)

National Register Member Since
1979

Cheryl Straus-Witty, PhD

As a licensed psychologist with over 35 years experience, as well as advanced training as a child and adult psychoanalyst my first responsibility is to listen to my patient and adopt my treatment approach to his or her individual needs. This includes evaluating and treating people with anxiety and depression, PTSD, learning disabilities, family issues, phase of life issues, loss and grief.

Practice Characteristics

Areas of Expertise

  • Individual Psychotherapy
  • Childhood and Adolescent Problems (e.g., ADHD, school/learning problems, social withdrawal, autism, recurrent abdominal pain, aggressive or oppositional behavior)
  • Career and Life Adjustments (occupational/career counseling and assessment, academic problems, financial issues, relocation stress, stress associated with other life changes)
  • Depression and Other Mood Disorders (e.g., bipolar disorder, major depression, bereavement)

Ages Served

  • Children (3-12 yrs.)
  • Adolescents (13-17 yrs.)
  • Adults (18-64 yrs.)
  • Infants (0-2 yrs.)
  • Older adults (65 yrs. or older)

Treatment Modalities

  • Psychodynamic Treatment

Credentials/Memberships

    National Register of Health Service Psychologists

    Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology, Certified Adult and Child Psychoanalysis

    Memberships: American Psychological Association
    American Psychoanalytic Association
    Colorado Psychological Association
    Denver Institute for Psychoanalysis Faculty

Fee Information/Office Policy

Clients may contact me by telephone or email.
I arrange my own appointments.

Health Care Plan Participation

Most health insurance plans accepted including Medicare (Medicaid – excluded)
Sliding Fee Scale for Personal Payment

Contact Information

Primary Contact

825 N. Weber
Colorado Springs, CO 80903
P: 719-471-7837 (Office)
F: 719-471-7845