Psychologist and Therapist in Independence, Ohio Kaitlyn McCarthy, Psychologist

License: PsyD

Provider Gender: Female

Ages Served: 18-65+

Appointments: In-office and Telehealth

Manages Medications: No, provides therapy only

Psychologist and Therapist in Independence, Ohio Kaitlyn McCarthy, PsyD

Kaitlyn McCarthy, PsyD

Kaitlyn McCarthy is a licensed clinical psychologist who graduated with her doctorate from Wright State University. She completed her pre-doctoral internship at the University of Notre Dame and her post-doctoral fellowship at Oberlin College. She received her Bachelor of Arts degree in psychology and philosophy from Miami University. Throughout her training and career, she has worked in a variety of settings including community mental health centers, college counseling centers, and long-term care facilities.

Dr. McCarthy has experience working with a wide array of presenting concerns including depression, anxiety, self-esteem issues, eating disorders, trauma, domestic violence, sexual assault, relationship issues, women’s issues and health issues. She has primarily worked with individuals aged 18+ and operates from a biopsychosocial framework. She believes strongly in the interconnection of a person’s biology, psychology, and social environment. She incorporates polyvagal theory and process-based therapy strategies from Interpersonal and Attachment frameworks.

She also integrates Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and Acceptance Commitment Therapy techniques depending on the client’s specific needs. She takes an individualized approach to ensure that her client needs are being met according to their personal goals. In her free time, she enjoys reading, traveling, working out and spending time with her dog, family, and friends.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Behavioral Health Systems (BHS)
  • Buckeye Health Plan
  • Bureau of Workers' Compensation
  • Carelon (Beacon)
  • Caresource
  • Cleveland Clinic
  • Custom Design Benefits
  • Elevance Health (Anthem BCBS)
  • Evernorth (Cigna)
  • Healthsmart
  • Humana
  • Magellan
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio (MMO)
  • MediNcrease Health Plans (MHP)
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan (PHCS)
  • Ohio Health Choice
  • Ohio Health Group
  • Optum (UnitedHealthcare)
  • Paramount
  • Partners Direct Health
  • Provider Network of America (PNOA)
  • Sana Benefits
  • SummaCare
  • Tricare East (Humana Military)
  • UH Hospital


  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Exposure Therapy
  • Mindfulness


  • Women


  • English



Please use our online form to schedule an appointment with Kaitlyn McCarthy. You can also call 216-750-4100 to have someone assist you.

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