Meet Dr. Hick

Center for Shared Insight

Dr. Kristen Hick, Psy.D. - Director, Licensed Psychologist

Dr. Kristen HickPsy.D.

Dr. Kristen Hick, Psy.D, is a Doctor of Psychology, a Licensed Psychologist in Colorado, and Director of Center of Shared Insight, PC. Following obtaining her master’s and doctoral degrees, Dr. Hick completed a nationally certified, APA-accredited Predoctoral Internship and APPIC-accredited Postdoctoral Fellowship.

While Dr. Hick was trained as a clinical generalist, with experience treating clients of all ages, and all socioeconomic and cultural backgrounds, her expertise is in:

  • Relationship challenges

  • Trauma and Abuse

  • Anxiety and Depression

  • Attachment Therapy

Her goal is help clients improve relationships, one person at a time, as she believes these changes will enrich and strengthen relationships, families and communities for generations to come.

Dr. Hick is passionate about her work and feels honored to be a part of each client's journey. Her therapeutic style is described as a balance of warmth, understanding and a gentle push towards change. Her approach focuses on building a strong working relationship with clients, which provides the foundation to explore, process, and change patterns.

Prior to founding Center for Shared Insight, PC, Dr. Hick practiced in a variety of settings, including:

  • Group private practices

  • Community mental health centers

  • Domestic violence shelters

  • Sexual assault/rape crisis centers

  • Residential substance abuse center

Dr. Hick enjoys the Colorado outdoors, spending time with her family, and practicing yoga. Dr. Hick serves as a Community Supervisor for Clinical Psychology doctoral students in the Graduate School of Professional Psychology at The University of Denver. She is also involved in A Home Within, a program providing long-term psychotherapy to individuals involved in the foster care system, pro bono.

She is a nationally-recognized featured expert contributor to online publications including The Good Men Project, MeetMindful, Digital Romance, and YOGAnonymous. Dr. Hick recently published a free ebook about fearless living and loving, which is available as a free download.

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Contact Dr. Hick to learn how her customized approach to therapy can help you overcome your greatest personal or relationship challenges.