Cathye Griffin Betzel, Psy.D.

Assistant Director for Training

Cathye Griffin Betzel is the assistant director for training for Cook Counseling Center where she coordinates the APA accredited, pre-doctoral internship in psychology as well as the post-doctoral and practicum training programs. Her professional areas of interest include psychological assessment and women’s issues, with a special interest in couples’ therapy. Her theoretical orientation is primarily systematic with influences from cognitive behavioral, interpersonal and constructive therapy theories.

Betzel holds a Psy.D. from the Georiga School of Professional Psychology. She is a member of the American Psychological Association (divisions 12 – clinical psychology and 17 – counseling psychology), the Virginia Psychological Association, and the Virginia Academy of Clinical Psychologists. She is listed as a health service provider in the National Register of Health Services in Psychology. She is a licensed clinical psychologist.