Cynthia Klatte, LCSW, ACSW (she/her/hers)

Mental Health Clinician

Cynthia Klatte

Identities & Language

  • Cis Woman
  • Pansexual
  • White
  • Disabled
  • Spiritual
  • Spiritual Ecologist
  • Language: English

Education & 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, its Arizona State Chapter and of the Academy of Certified Social Workers. She is also a member of the National Association of Professional Women and the Association of Comprehensive Energy Psychology.

CAPS Service Teams

  • Care Coordination
  • Counseling
  • International Student Center Liaison

Role at CAPS

Cynthia provides individual and group counseling, care coordination and consultation services. She is also CAPS’ liaison with the International Student Services cultural center and a member of the CHS treatment team serving transgender students.

Specialty Populations

  • BIPOC
  • Disabled
  • Immigrant
  • International Students
  • LGBTQIAPP+
  • QT+BIPOC

Specialty Areas

  • ADHD
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Chronic Illness
  • Chronic Pain
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Emotional Abuse or Narcissistic Abuse
  • Gender Identity Concerns or Gender Dysphoria
  • Grief
  • Men's Issues
  • Non-Suicidal Self-Injury/Self-Harm
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Panic
  • Performance & Test Anxiety
  • Phobias
  • Relationship Issues
  • Self-Esteem
  • Sexual Orientation Concerns
  • Social Anxiety
  • Stress
  • Trauma & PTSD
  • Trichotillomania
  • Women's Issues

Treatment Approach

  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
  • Biofeedback
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Compassion-Based
  • Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)
  • Emotional Freedom Technique (EFT/Tapping)
  • Energy Psychology
  • Exposure and Response Prevention (ERP)
  • Humanistic
  • Integrative
  • Mindfulness
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Multicultural
  • Narrative
  • Psychodynamic
  • Solution-Focused
  • Strength-Based
  • Trauma-focused

Professional Interests

Cynthia has a passion for culturally sensitive counseling practices and enjoys working with international students, Native American students and students from other diverse cultural backgrounds. She completed a training program as an Online Talking Circle Leader with hereditary Chief Phil Lane, Jr of the Four Worlds International Institute.

Personal Interests

Cynthia's interests include history, anthropology, archaeology, theosophy, mythology & folklore, genealogy, indigenous societies, ecology, permaculture, and animals.


Search tags:

All Staff Members Care Coordinators Counselors Cultural & Resource Center Counselors International Student Services English Disabled Person Cis Woman White Spiritual Pansexual ADHD Anxiety Bipolar Disorder Borderline Personality Disorder Chronic Illness Chronic Pain Coping Skills Depression Dual Diagnosis Emotional Abuse or Narcissistic Abuse Gender Identity Concerns or Gender Dysphoria Grief Men's Issues Non-Suicidal Self-Injury/Self-Harm Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) Panic Attacks/Panic Disorder Performance & Test Anxiety Phobias Relationship Issues Self-Esteem Sexual Orientation Concerns Social Anxiety/Social Phobia Stress Trauma & PTSD Trichotillomania Women's Issues BIPOC Disabled Immigrant International Students LGBTQIAPP+ QT+BIPOC Acceptance & Commitment Therapy (ACT) Biofeedback Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) Compassion-Based Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) Emotional Freedom Technique (EFT/Tapping) Energy Psychology Exposure & Response Prevention (ERP) Humanistic Integrative Mindfulness Motivational Interviewing Multicultural Narrative Psychodynamic Solution-Focused Strength-Based Trauma-Focused