Treatment & Services
- Acceptance Commitment Therapy
- Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
- Coping with Cancer
- Coping with Grief
- Existential Psychotherapy
- Mindfulness Practices
- Outpatient Psychotherapy
- Relaxation Training
Specialty in Diseases & Conditions
- Adjustment Disorder
- Anxiety Disorders in Individuals with Cancer
- Cancer Symptoms
- Chronic Pain
- Sleep Disorders
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Education & Professional Highlights
Education & Fellowships
Fellowship - Memphis VA Medical Center
Memphis, TN USA
Residency - Va Southern Nevada Healthcare System
North Las Vegas, NV USA
Medical Education - Adler University
Chicago, IL USA
Graduate School - The Chicago School of Professional Psychology
Clinical Psychology Counseling
Chicago, IL USA
Undergraduate - John Carroll University
University Heights, OH USA
Psycho-Oncology, Disordered Sleep, Anxiety, Depression, Stress Management
Awards & Honors
Innovations & Patents
Research & Publications
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To assure professional and commercial integrity in such matters, Cleveland Clinic maintains a program that reviews these collaborations and, when appropriate, puts measures in place to minimize bias that may result from ties to industry. Cleveland Clinic publicly discloses the names of companies when (i) its physicians/scientists receive $5,000 or more per year (or, in rare cases, equity or stock options) for speaking and consulting, (ii) its physicians/scientists serve as a fiduciary, (iii) its physicians/scientists receive or have the right to receive royalties or (iv) its physicians/ scientists hold any equity interest for the physician's/scientist's role as inventor, discoverer, developer, founder or consultant.* In publicly disclosing this information, Cleveland Clinic tries to provide information as accurately as possible about its physicians' and scientists' connections with industry.
As of 6/22/2023, Dr. Walt has reported no financial relationship with industry that is applicable to this listing. In general, patients should feel free to contact their doctor about any of the relationships and how the relationships are overseen by Cleveland Clinic. To learn more about Cleveland Clinic's policies on collaborations with industry and innovation management, go to our Integrity in Innovation page.
Public Health Service-Reportable Financial Conflicts of Interest. Cleveland Clinic scientists and physicians engage in basic, translational and clinical research activities, working to solve health problems, enhance patient care and improve quality of life for patients. Interactions with industry are essential to bringing the researchers' discoveries to the public, but can present the potential for conflicts of interest related to their research activities. Click here to view a listing of instances where Cleveland Clinic has identified a Public Health Service (PHS)-Reportable Financial Conflict of Interest and has put measures in place to ensure that, to the extent possible, the design, conduct and reporting of the research is free from bias.
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54 Patient Satisfaction Reviews
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Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.
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|Courtesy, Respect & Concern||4.9|
|Patient Rating of Doctor||4.9|
6 Patient Comments
Reviewed on Sep 27, 2023
Dr. Walt is the best! Dr. Walt truly cares about me and provides incredible care for me always.
Reviewed on Jul 19, 2023
Dr Walt is wonderful
Reviewed on May 18, 2023
Dr. Walt is exceptional. Her care for me during a difficult time has been very helpful.
Reviewed on Mar 20, 2023
Dr. Walt is an asset to your team. She fits right in with all the other incredible people I have come in contact with at Cleveland Clinic
Reviewed on Jan 9, 2023
Dr Walt is very caring and educated in helping me with my issues. She is an asset to your hospital having her on your staff..
Reviewed on Dec 29, 2022
I enjoy my sessions with Dr Walt. She puts my concerns and health first.
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