Dr. Cynthia Edwards-Hawver Psy.D. and Associates

Psychologist, PsyD

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Dr. Cynthia Edwards-Hawver Psy.D. and Associates

Psychologist, PsyD

Verified by Psychology Today
1 Endorsed

Location

Dr. Cynthia Edwards-Hawver
400 South State Street
Rear
Clarks Summit, PA 18411
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About

We are a small private practice that prides itself on providing exceptional clinical and assessment services to all clients that come to our practice. The therapists at Dr. Cynthia Edwards-Hawver work in various speciality ares most notably: eating disorders, trauma, adoption, infertility, children, adolescents, chronic illness, domestic abuse, parenting skills, and family treatment. We pride ourselves on motivating people towards change. Our therapists will work with you on finding the underlying issues that brought you to therapy and then work with you to change your life in the present. We believe the past contributes to who you are BUT you do not need to be stuck in your past. Our motto is, "Life is too short, not to be happy!" We also provide psychological evaluations to children, adolescents, and adults for ADHD, Learning Issues, Adoption Evaluations for Domestic and Foreign Adoptions, Behavioral Issues, and other Personality/Psychological issues. Please visit our website at www.drcynthiahawver.com to learn more.
Dr. Hawver graduated from Cornell University with a Bachelors of Science with distinction in 1998; Wright State University in 2004 with a Doctorate in Clinical Psychology; completed her doctoral internship at The Pennsylvania State University. She went on to work at the University of Scranton for 5 years and opened her private practice in 2006. She expanded to become Dr. Cynthia Edwards-Hawver and Associates in 2016. Personally, Dr. Hawver has two adopted sons (4 and 6), has been married for 21 years, and has a 17 year old dog, Sophie (who sometimes visits the office).
Dr. Hawver has been working in the field for 18 years. She expanded her practice to be able to reach more people but still maintain an intimate and personal feel with clients. We are a very close staff who truly enjoy working together. Consultation, supervision, group supervision, and training happen regularly at Dr. Cynthia Edwards-Hawver and Associates and most of us have done our own personal therapy so we do understand the process from your end. If you want to know more about the practice or therapists at the office, please visit our website at www.drcynthiahawver.com

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $80 - $250
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Pay By: Cash, Check, Mastercard, Paypal, Visa
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Aetna
  • Beacon Health Options
  • Blue Care Network
  • Blue Cross
  • Blue Shield
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • CHIP | Children's Program
  • Empire BlueCross BlueShield
  • Highmark
  • Humana
  • MHNet Behavioral Health
  • Magellan
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Optum
  • TRICARE
  • University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
  • Out of Network
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 22 Years
  • License: Pennsylvania / PS016122
  • School: Cornell University and Wright State University
  • Year Graduated: 2004

Additional Credentials

  • Certificate: Pennsylvania Psychological Association
  • Certificate Date: 2004
  • Certificate: American Psychological Association
  • Certificate Date: 1998

Endorsements

Licensed Professional Counselor, MA, LPC, C-DBT

Dr. Cynthia Edwards-Hawver Psy.D. and Associates's Groups

Women's Self Empowerment Group

This group is now being formed. The focus of the group is to empower women to live their best life. Dr. Hawver will provide you will tools that you can begin using immediately such as self-care, assertiveness, and setting boundaries. This is an interpersonal process group limited to 10 people. Please inquire ASAP to save a spot and create an amazing life for yourself. Insurance is accepted if your plan covers group therapy.

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Biracial Families Group

Dr. Hawver and her husband are both white and have two brown children. A group will be forming to support families who have biracial make up. The focus will be on families that have adopted children of a different race but all biracial families are welcome. Please call Dr. Hawver at 570-575-3765 if interested. We would like to begin this group as soon as possible.

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Support Group for Adoptive Parents

Dr. Hawver has adopted two children after struggling with infertility. She has a passion for helping people who have gone through infertility and went on to pursue adoption. Adoption can have a different set of parenting issues at times and this group is to support people through any struggle they find themselves in or just a place to connect with other parents who created their families through the gift of adoption.

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Location

Dr. Cynthia Edwards-Hawver
400 South State Street
Rear
Clarks Summit, PA 18411
Call Cynthia Edwards-Hawver
(570) 431-1420
Offers online therapy

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Website
Specialties
  • Eating Disorders
  • Child
  • Testing and Evaluation
Issues
  • Adoption
  • Anxiety
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Chronic Illness
  • Depression
  • Divorce
  • Domestic Violence
  • Family Conflict
  • Grief
  • Hypnosis
  • Infertility
  • Lyme disease
  • Obesity
  • Oppositional Defiance (ODD)
  • Parenting
  • Peer Relationships
  • School Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-Harming
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Teen Violence
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Women's Issues
Mental Health
  • Mood Disorders

Client Focus

I also speak: Sign Language via Kelsi Curran, LSW
Age
  • Elders (65+)
  • Adults
  • Teen
  • Preteen
  • Children (6 to 10)
  • Toddler
Communities
  • Bisexual Allied
  • Gay Allied
  • Lesbian Allied
  • Transgender Allied
  • Veterans

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Art Therapy
  • Attachment-based
  • Coaching
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Dialectical Behavior (DBT)
  • EFT
  • Eclectic
  • Emotionally Focused
  • Existential
  • Family Systems
  • Humanistic
  • Hypnosis
  • Hypnotherapy
  • Integrative
  • Interpersonal
  • Mindfulness-Based (MBCT)
  • Person-Centered
  • Play Therapy
  • Positive Psychology
  • Psychodynamic
  • Psychological Testing and Evaluation
  • Sandplay
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Strength-Based
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family

Links

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Last Modified: 30 Nov 2022
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Dr. Cynthia Edwards-Hawver Psy.D. and Associates

Psychologist, PsyD