Susan Kilpatrick

M.S. Licensed Professional Counselor, Registered Play Therapist

Susan Kilpatrick has many years of experience providing compassionate and caring therapeutic services to all people of all ages, from children to adults, as well as families in Northwest Arkansas. She graduated from John Brown University in 2012 with degrees in Marriage and Family Therapy, Community Counseling and School Counseling. Susan provides a wide range of services, with specializations in Play Therapy and Technology Assisted Counseling. She is also certified in Trauma- Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and is currently in her 2nd year of training to become a certified Somatic Experiencing Practitioner.

Susan is also trained in Child Parent Psychotherapy, an evidence-based child and parent psychotherapy approach suited for children and adolescents experiencing emotional and behavioral difficulties. Additionally, she is a Level II Certified AutPlay therapist. Susan is a talented and dedicated therapist, who has formed effective professional relationships with the Northwest Arkansas medical communities and school systems. Susan believes that no one should have to walk through painful life experiences alone and is dedicated to providing the highest quality of care to her clients.


  • M.S., John Brown University, 2012 (Marriage & Family Therapy, Emphasis in Community Counseling & School Counseling)
  • B.A., Oklahoma Wesleyan University, 2001 (Philosophy & Religion)

Professional Affiliations

  • American Counseling Association
  • Arkansas Association for Play Therapy
  • Association for Play Therapy


  • Private Practice – Fayetteville, Arkansas
  • Dayspring Behavioral Health – Rogers, Arkansas
  • Children’s Advocacy Center (CAC) – Rogers, AR
  • Springwoods Behavioral Health – Fayetteville, AR
  • Samaritan Community Center– Rogers, AR
  • Children’s Safety Center (CSC) – Springdale, AR
  • Benton County School of the Arts – Rogers, AR
  • Learning RX- Fayetteville, AR (Examiner)

Professional Interests/Specialties

  • ADHD
  • Academic Underachievement
  • Adjustment Disorders
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Childhood Disorders
  • Co-Parenting and Divorce
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Developmental Disorders
  • Family Issues
  • Grief/Loss
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Parenting
  • Relationship Issues
  • Self-Esteem
  • Self-Harm
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Trauma and PTSD

License and Certifications

  • Licensed Professional Counselor –State of Arkansas
  • Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT)
  • AutPlay Certified Therapy Provider- Level II
  • Technology Assisted Counseling
  • Registered Play Therapist

Population Served

  • Toddlers/ Preschoolers (2 to 6)
  • Children (6 to 10)
  • Preteens (11 to 13)
  • Adolescents/Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Young Adults
  • Adults
  • Families
  • Groups
  • Play Therapy

Our Clinic

The Center For Psychology is one of the most prestigious mental health clinics in Northwest Arkansas. It is in a rural setting, which provides beauty, peace and privacy for people to come and comfortably discuss the concerns in their lives. Our play therapy room provides an indoor healing environment while an acre yard with greenhouse and garden creates a place for outdoor therapy.

Contact Us

Address: 901 S. Rainbow Road
Rogers, AR 72758

Phone: 479.254.1144
Fax: 479.254.1099

Business Hours: 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Monday through Friday