Cindi Flores, PhD

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Dr. Flores earned a doctoral degree from the University of Florida’s graduate training program in School Psychology. Her graduate and postgraduate training include clinical activities across a variety of settings including the hospital, school, community, and legal clinic. After earning her doctorate, she worked as a Psychology Resident and Postdoctoral Associate for the Division of Medical Psychology in the Department of Psychiatry at UF Health where she acquired specialty training in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) and Exposure and Response Prevention (ERP). Dr. Flores’ current clinical and research interests are focused on the evaluation and treatment of Autism Spectrum Disorder and Obsessive Compulsive Disorder. Additionally, she has special expertise in the behavioral treatment of individuals who have comorbid Autism Spectrum and Anxiety Disorders. Dr. Flores also has clinical expertise with dual disorder patients as the Co-Director of Medical Psychology’s consultation-liaison service for Psychiatry’s Partial Hospitalization Program for Substance Use Disorders at the Florida Recovery Center (FRC). Dr. Flores serves as the Division of Medical Psychology’s Director of School Psychology for school aged children and adolescents, though her clinical and research interests range across the lifespan.