Dr. Amy Taylor is a clinical psychologist at the Austen Riggs Center, where she provides individual psychotherapy, group consultation, and works with families. She has a B.A. from the Great Books program at St. John’s College, and received her Ph.D. from the existential-phenomenological Clinical Psychology program at Duquesne University, where she also received certifications in Gender Studies and Interpretive & Qualitative Research. She has additional training from the Psychoanalytic Couple & Family Institute of New England and the Pittsburgh Psychoanalytic Center. Dr. Taylor has taught, written about, and engaged in research related to identity development, and particularly the complex relationships between identity, sexuality, and embodied experience. Prior to coming to Riggs, she completed predoctoral training at Cornerstone Behavioral Health near the Wyoming-Utah border where she engaged in psychoanalytic psychotherapy with patients with co-occurring intellectual and developmental disabilities and serious psychological disturbance.
Amy Taylor, PhD