Robert R. Nestheide, PhD

Staff Psychologist, Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology

Academic Affiliation

Phone 513-636-4336

Fax 513-803-8198



Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD); learning disabilities; child behavior disorders; depression and anxiety disorders; parent training; cognitive-behavioral therapy


Loss of control; learned helplessness

Robert Nestheide, PhD, has provided psychological services to children and their families since completing his master's degree program in 1976. He worked as a therapist at the Children's Psychiatric Center of the Jewish Hospital in Cincinnati.

In 1982, Dr. Nestheide returned to graduate school at the University of Cincinnati and completed his doctoral degree in 1987. He continued his work as a therapist until 1989, when the Children's Psychiatric Center closed.

Dr. Nestheide began his private practice at that time, serving families in western Cincinnati. In January 1997, he joined the staff of Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, accepting the staff psychologist position at the outpatient west satellite facility in Harrison, Ohio.

Dr. Nestheide continues to provide comprehensive psychological services to the children and families in the western portion of Hamilton County, as well as the southeastern portion of Indiana.

PhD: University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, 1987.

Certification: Clinical Psychology, Ohio State Board of Psychology, 1989.