Our Providers

Polly Westcott

Education and Training

  • Indiana University School of Medicine, AAPCN-affiliated post-doctoral residency
  • Widener University, Psy.D. in Clinical Psychology, M.A. in Clinical Psychology
  • Indiana University, M.S. in Counseling Psychology
  • Purdue University, B.A.
  • Residency: Indiana University School of Medicine
  • Internship: Widener University (captive internship including neuropsychology private practices, inpatient psych unit)
  • Practicum: Widener University (captive practicum including neuropsychology private practices, counseling center, child sex abuse treatment program)
  • Practicum: Indiana University (adolescent detention program, Indiana Women’s Prison)

Honors and Awards

2012 Outstanding Contribution to the Field of Psychology Indiana Psychological Association

Workshops / Lectures / Publications

  • February 2020 Community Hospital Indianapolis, IN Paraphalic Disorders
  • November 2019 Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Brain Injury and disease processes
  • September 2019 Neuropsychological Assessment Indiana Continuing Legal Education Seminar, Indianapolis, IN
  • September 2019 Fishers Police Department, Fishers, IN – Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Dementias
  • September 2019 Fishers Police Department Fishers, IN Psychopathology
  • May 2019 Symptom exaggeration and TBI National Webinar for trial attorneys
  • April 2019 Community Hospital (Open Forum) Indianapolis Malingering, TBI and other Psychological Disorders
  • March 2019 Fishers Police Department Fishers, IN Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Dementias
  • March 2019 Fishers Police Department Fishers, IN Psychopathology
  • March 2019 Community Hospital Indianapolis, IN Paraphalic Disorders

Additional Information Upon Request

  • Additional Information: Available upon request

Professional Memberships or Affiliations

  • 2007- Indianapolis Discovery Network for Dementia 2006
  • Brain Injury Association, Indiana Chapter
  • 2005- Indiana Psychological Association
  • 2004- National Academy of Neuropsychology
  • 1996- American Psychological Association – Division 40 Member

Personal Bio

Unfortunately, Dr. Westcott is not accepting new patients for outpatient therapy. She is still available for legal consultation.

Dr. Polly Westcott has been practicing in Indiana since 2004. She is a clinical psychologist with post-doctoral training in neuropsychology and forensics. She works with children, adults, and families from a cognitive behavioral therapeutic perspective including active use of biofeedback to treat mood disorders adjustment to life transitions, posttraumatic stress, and various medical disorders. Employing her neuropsychology background, she conducts neuropsychological assessment and works to help caregivers, families, and patients with brain-based disorders cope and strategize to improve there functioning. She is a nationally known legal consultant for criminal and civil cases involving brain based and psychological disorders.

Outside of her work, Dr. Westcott thrives spending time with her three children, running, traveling, and exploring the outdoors.

Please note that while Dr. Westcott does provide psychotherapy for patients ages 6 and up she DOES NOT do testing for patients under the age of 15. 

Provider Details

Treats patients ages 4 and up

Dr. Westcott will no longer be in network with insurance networks as of June 1, 2021.

Conditions

  • ADD/ADHD
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Blended Family Issues
  • Caregiver Stress
  • Chronic / Terminal Illness Issues
  • Co-Occurring Disorders
  • Dementia
  • Depression
  • End of Life Concerns
  • General: Women's Issues
  • Grief and Loss
  • Intellectual Disabilities
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Life Stage Transitions
  • Marital / Pre-Marital Issues
  • Mood Disorders
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
  • Oppositional Defiant Disorder
  • Panic Disorder
  • Parent / Child Conflict
  • Phobias
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
  • Self-Esteem Issues
  • Sexual Disorders
  • Sleep Disorders / Insomnia
  • Social Anxiety
  • Somatoform Disorders
  • Trauma
  • Victims of Abuse - Emotional
  • Victims of Abuse - Physical
  • Victims of Abuse - Sexual

Treatments

Evaluations
  • Disability
  • Employment
  • Fitness for Duty
  • Forensic (Court Ordered / Attorney Requested)
  • Pre-Operative / Surgery Clearance
Psychotherapy
  • Couples
  • Individual
Specialized Treatment / Therapy Services
  • Behavior Modification
  • Biofeedback
  • CBT - Cognitive Based Therapy
  • Family Systems Interventions
  • Mindfulness Based Therapy
  • Psychodynamic / Psychoanalytic Therapy

Insurance Coverage

  • Out of Network / No Insurance Coverage