Nikki Cassidy, PsyD

Staff Psychologist


Nikki provides individual and group counseling, where she strives to create a safe and non-judgmental space. Nikki values collaboration and curiosity and invites clients to actively participate in their care. She incorporates culture into session and helps students explore and learn from their emotions. Nikki works together with clients to find different, often more self-compassionate, ways of coping. As Social Justice Health Equity Coordinator, she organizes opportunities for staff to learn ways to increase equity and social justice into the work.

Professional Interests

Trauma, self-compassion, cultural issues and cultural humility, eating disorders

Personal Wellness Strategies

Reading, physical activity, caring for our planet

“Worthiness does not have prerequisites.” – Brene Brown