Rothery Cheryl

Cheryll Rothery, PsyD, ABPP

Associate Professor of Psychology
Chair, Department of Professional Psychology

Office Location:  St. Joseph Hall, 4th flr., North Wing, SJ453
Office Phone:  215.248.7023

Educational Background

  • B.A., Psychology, Mount Holyoke College, 1984
  • Psy.D., Rutgers University, 1992

Courses Taught 

  •  Graduate
    • Practicum Group Supervision
    • Internship Didactic Seminar
    • Treating Ophelia: Psychotherapy with the Adolescent Female
    • Development Across the Lifespan
    • Psychopathology
  • Undergraduate
    • Abnormal Psychology
    • Child Psychology
    • Scholarly Interests
    • Cross cultural therapy and supervision
    • Women of color in therapy
    • Racial identity formation
    • College counseling
    • Clinical training
    • Adolescent development

Other Academic Information

  • Licensed Psychologist - Pennsylvania
  • Professional Memberships
    • American Psychological Association
    • Association of Black Psychologists
    • Philadelphia Society of Clinical Psychologists
    • Pennsylvania Psychological Association
  • College Committees
    • Diversity Committee
    • Disability Committee

 Recent Presentations 


  • "The DSM-5 Approach to Assessing Culturally Relevant Issues for Treatment and Diagnostic Decision Making", Co-Presenter, Pennsylvania Psychological Association 2014 Annual Convention
  • "Relational Ethics - Effective Psychotherapy: Ethics, Empathy and Therapeutic Alliance". Pennsylvania Psychological Association 2014 Annual Convention