Dr. Heidi Zinzow, PHD

Dr. Heidi Zinzow, PHD

Clinical Psychology  ·  
Dr. Heidi Zinzow, PHD is a clinical psychologist in Clemson, SC and has been practicing for 10 years. She specializes in clinical psychology and psychotherapy.

400 College Ave Ste 4

Clemson, SC 29631

Contact Information

(864) 508-1949

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Dr. Zinzow's conditions and procedures:

Adjustment Disorder
Anxiety Attack
Behavior Modification
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
Depressive Disorders
Generalized Anxiety Disorder
Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
Panic Attack
Panic Disorder
Personality Disorders
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
Psychotherapy Services
Relationship Issues
Sexual Dysfunction
Social Phobia
Stress Management

About Me

Care Philosophy

I align myself with the scientist-practitioner model, which means that I integrate science with practice in order to implement the most effective methods available for a particular problem. I primarily utilize cognitive behavioral therapy, a form ...


  • Clinical Psychology
  • Psychotherapy


  • Medical University Of South Carolina/ Dept. Of Veterans Affairs
    Internship Hospital
  • 2008
    National Crime Victims Research & Treatment Center
    Fellowship Hospital
  • 2007
    University Of Georgia, Clinical Psychology Ph.D.
  • 1998
    Duke University
    Undergraduate School


  • Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society, 2007
  • Outstanding Faculty Publication, 2010
  • Herbert Zimmer Scholar Award, 2007

Media & Publications

  • Zinzow, H., Grubaugh, A., Monnier, J., Suffoletta-Maierle, S., & Frueh, B.C. (2007). Trauma among female veterans: A critical review. Trauma, Violence, & Abuse, 8(4), 384-400.,
  • Amstadter, A., Browman-Folks, J., Zinzow, H., Ruggiero, K., & Cercone, J. (2009). Internet based interventions for traumatic stress-related mental health problems: A review and suggestion for future research. Clinical Psychology Review, 29, 410-420.,
  • Zinzow, H. & Jackson, J. L. (2009). Attributions for different types of traumatic events and posttraumatic stress among women. Journal of Aggression, Maltreatment, & Trauma, 18(5), 499-515.,
  • Zinzow, H., Ruggiero, K., Resnick, H., Hanson, R., Smith, D., Saunders, B., & Kilpatrick, D. (2009). Prevalence and mental health correlates of witnessed parental and community violence in a national sample of adolescents. Journal of Child Psychology & Psychiatry, 50(4), 441-450.,
  • Zinzow, H., Rheingold, A., Hawkins, A., Saunders, B., & Kilpatrick, D. (2009). Losing a loved one to homicide: Prevalence and mental health correlates in a national sample of young adults. The Journal of Traumatic Stress, 22(1), 20-27.,
  • Zinzow, H. & Thompson, M. (in press). Barriers to reporting sexual victimization among undergraduate women. Journal of Aggression, Maltreatment, and Trauma.,
  • Zinzow, H., Amstadter, A., McCauley, J., Ruggiero, K., Resnick, H., & Kilpatrick, D. (in press). Self-rated health in relation to rape and mental health disorders in a national sample of college women. Journal of American College Health.,
  • Harding, H., Zinzow, H., Hartzell, E., & Jackson, J. (2010). Attributions of responsibility in a Child Sexual Abuse (CSA) vignette among respondents with CSA histories: The role of abuse similarity to a hypothetical victim. Journal of Child Sexual Abuse, 19(2), 171-189.,
  • Zinzow, H., Grubaugh, A.L., Frueh, B.C., & Magruder, K. (2008). Sexual assault, mental health, and service use among male and female veterans seen in Veterans Affairs primary care clinics: A multi-site study. Psychiatry Research, 159, 226-236.,
  • Amstadter, A., Zinzow, H., Strachan, M., McCauley, M., Ruggiero, K., Resnick, H., & Kilpatrick, D. (2010). Prevalence and correlates of service utilization and help seeking in a national college sample of female rape victims. Journal of Anxiety Disorders (24), 900-902.,

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