Cindy Westcott

VP of Clinical - Milestones, Onsite

Cindy serves as the Clinical Director of Milestones and has over 29 years of experience as a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. Her experience includes more than 22 years in private practice as founder of The Psychological Trauma and Wellness Center of Memphis. She has also developed and facilitated inpatient specialty programmes for suicide prevention and for the treatment of complicated grief and PTSD for 3 different hospitals. She has developed and facilitated IOP programmes for adults and partial hospitalization programmes for the treatment of traumatic grief and traumatic stress. Cindy created weekend intensive programmes for impaired professionals in treatment for addiction and underlying disorders and ran these programmes monthly for 15 years. She is a level 2 EMDR trained clinician and also utilizes other innovative therapies such as Internal Family Systems, Gestalt and Ego State Experiential therapies, EFT, and others to address the acute and long-term effects of childhood and other forms of trauma and abuse. Cindy has spoken locally, regionally, and nationally on a variety of topics including Cultural Diversity, Women and Empowerment, Adult Children of Alcoholics, Eating Disorders and Trauma, and other topics related to grief and trauma recovery. She has experience as a Director of Social Services and wrote and developed inpatient chemical dependency and codependency treatment programmes during the 1990’s. She has been a member of 12 step recovery programmes since 1995 and enjoys reading, traveling, animal rescue, and writing.


Feb 6, 2020 - Video

The Importance of Embracing Grief

Throughout our lives, we will be called upon again and again to let go of those we love. This “letting go” may take place in several contexts and for...


May 20, 2019 - Video

The Journey Home to Self in the Aftermath of Narcissistic Abuse

Cindy Westcott presenting at iCAAD London 2019. The mental health system is currently seeing a flood of individuals who are seeking treatment and...

iCAAD Online 2020