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Faculty Scholar Heidi M. Zinzow, Ph.D. at Clemson University, Clemson South Carolina

Heidi M. Zinzow, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Psychology
College of Behavioral, Social and Health Sciences

Contact: 864-656-4376 or hzinzow@clemson.edu


Who is Dr. Zinzow?

Heidi Zinzow is an associate professor in the Department of Psychology and a Licensed Clinical Psychologist. Her research focuses primarily on trauma and mental health. Currently, she is a member of the Clemson University Sexual Violence Task Force and the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies. Heidi teaches in areas of psychotherapy, clinical psychology, and abnormal psychology. 

For more information, see her College Profile.

How Dr. Zinzow’s research is transforming health care

Heidi is conducting health-related research in the following areas: 1) implementing and evaluating a comprehensive campus suicide prevention program; 2) facilitating mental health treatment-seeking in military personnel; 3) identifying risk factors for trauma-related mental and physical health outcomes; and 4) evaluating and improving clinical interventions for trauma-exposed populations. Her work will inform methods to reduce barriers to care, as well as tailor healthcare to maximize efficacy with at-risk populations.

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Health Research Expertise Keywords

Trauma, Sexual Violence, Suicide, Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, Depression, Military Personnel, Service Use, Intervention Research