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March 05, 2012 11:07 ET

Sierra Tucson's Holly Jindrick, Psy.D., Appointed President of Southern Arizona Psychological Association

Sierra Tucson, Internationally Recognized for Its Compassionate Care and Clinical Excellence, Congratulates Its Staff for Leadership and Service to Community Organizations; Holly Jindrick, Psy.D., Manager of Sierra Tucson's Psychology Department, Has Been Voted to Serve as President of the Southern Arizona Psychological Association

TUCSON, AZ--(Marketwire - Mar 5, 2012) - Holly Jindrick, Psy.D., Manager of Sierra Tucson's Psychology Department, has been appointed as President of the Southern Arizona Psychological Association (SAPA). Starting her term on January 1, 2012, she will serve as President through the end of the year. A previous Executive Board Member-at-Large, Dr. Jindrick was President Elect in 2011, preparing for her role of President, and in 2013 she will act as Past President, helping to train the future incoming board members.

SAPA is a nonprofit organization dedicated to serving and supporting the community of psychologists throughout metropolitan Tucson and the surrounding four counties in Southern Arizona. It offers education and advocacy on behalf of the profession of psychology in the community and promotes collaboration and camaraderie between psychologists and student members.

"SAPA reaches out to a wide area in Arizona that includes rural areas," states Dr. Jindrick. "We set up regular trainings, continuing education workshops and luncheons, and we provide networking to accelerate communication and promote cross referrals. I'm happy to participate in various community activities supported by the association."

Dr. Jindrick will be speaking at the Special Yom HaShoah Programming at the Tucson Jewish Community Center, on April 15, 2012. This continuing education event, co-sponsored by SAPA, will show the film, "Prisoner of Her Past," by Howard Reich about his mother, a Holocaust survivor who experienced delayed-onset PTSD related to the Holocaust after her husband's death. As part of a panel discussion, Dr. Jindrick will join Howard Reich and Michael Wm. Marks, Ph.D., ABPP, to discuss delayed-onset PTSD and evidence-based practices in treatment approaches. Details for this event will be available on the Calendars on both the SAPA website (http://sapaonline.org/events/calendar/) and the Tucson Jewish Community Center website (http://www.tucsonjcc.org/calendar/?event_id=68963).

Dr. Holly Jindrick manages the Psychology Department of Sierra Tucson, which consists of ten clinical psychologists, two neuropsychologists, and one school psychologist. Extensive, state-of-the-art psychological testing given to patients includes clinical, neuropsychological, educational, and vocational testing. As part of a research team at Sierra Tucson, Dr. Jindrick is helping to establish pre- and post-treatment testing and research to measure patient progress while in treatment. Read more about Dr. Jindrick at www.SierraTucson.com or http://SAPAonline.org.

For more information, please contact Christi Cessna, MS, Marketing Director at Sierra Tucson at 800-624-5858 or ccessna@sierratucson.com

About Sierra Tucson
A premier facility for treating coexisting disorders, Sierra Tucson is known for its holistic, bio-psycho-social-spiritual treatment approach. Individualized treatment plans incorporate 12-Step philosophy, a wide variety of innovative and integrative therapies, a Family Program, and a combination of Western and Eastern Medicine practices. Dually accredited by The Joint Commission, Sierra Tucson employs full-time medical staff as a key part of its multidisciplinary treatment team. Specialized programs include:

  • Alcohol & Chemical Dependency
  • Mood & Anxiety Disorders
  • Sexual Addiction/Compulsivity
  • Complex Assessment & Diagnosis
  • Eating Disorders
  • Pain Management
  • Trauma Recovery
  • Progressions, for advanced recovery skills

Located on 160 acres at the foot of the Santa Catalina Mountains near Tucson, Arizona, this exceptional facility offers a beautiful, natural healing environment and the highest level of confidentiality. For more information about Sierra Tucson or its programs, please call 800-842-4487 or visit www.SierraTucson.com.

About CRC Health Group
Sierra Tucson is a member of CRC Health Group, the most comprehensive network of specialized behavioral care services in the nation. CRC offers the largest array of personalized treatment options, allowing individuals, families, and professionals to choose the most appropriate treatment setting for their behavioral, addiction, weight management, and therapeutic education needs. CRC is committed to making its services widely and easily available, while maintaining a passion for delivering advanced treatment. For over two decades, CRC programs have helped individuals and families reclaim and enrich their lives. For more information, visit CRChealth.com.

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