Professional Background

Dr. Heather Wilder received her doctorate in Clinical Psychology from Florida Institute of Technology. She has worked in a variety of settings including community mental health, university counseling, inpatient substance, and women's centers. Additionally, she has served as an Assistant Professor in a Professional Psychology Doctoral program and as Director of a domestic violence treatment program. Her specialties include women's issues, LGBTQ concerns, multicultural identity development, hypnosis, treatment of trauma and sexual health. Her previous experience has included work with a wide variety of clients from 16 countries with varying spiritual, racial, ethnic, and sexual identities.

Education & Professional Affiliations 

"My goal is to provide a supportive, nonjudgmental place for you to explore ways to feel better and to understand your distress. Working together, we will find the path that works best for you."

Heather Wilder, Psy.D.

Licensed Clinical Psychologist

Phone: 401-921-3600  Email:

Helps clients with:

  • Mood and depression management
  • Stress and anxiety
  • Hypnosis
  • EMDR
  • LGBTQ Issues and concerns
  • Gender identity and gender dysphoria
  • Distress related to experience of discrimination and oppression
  • Trauma (sexual assault, abuse of any kind, accidents, medical trauma, etc.)
  • Domestic violence recovery
  • Emotional regulation issues
  • Grief and bereavement
  • Relationship and marriage difficulties 
  • Sexuality and sexual orientation concerns
  • Sex therapy and sexual dysfunction
  • Life transitions (college students, "empty-nesters," divorce)