Dr. Megan Kolano is a staff psychologist at the Austen Riggs Center. After earning her bachelor’s degrees in psychology and criminal justice from Virginia Commonwealth University, she went on to earn her doctoral degree in clinical psychology from The Chicago School of Professional Psychology. She completed a two-year fellowship with the Chicago Center for Psychoanalysis and has worked clinically in a variety of contexts including community-based residential settings, psychiatric hospitals, psychoanalytic institutes and outpatient private practices. She is also a graduate of the Fellowship Program at the Austen Riggs Center. Dr. Kolano enjoys writing, teaching and has taught scoring and interpretive techniques in intellectual and projective testing. She has presented professionally on subjects such as schizophrenia, psychosis and spiritual experiences, object-relating and subject-relating in adolescent texting, working psychoanalytically with individuals with developmental disabilities and humor and horror in teaching the Rorschach.
Megan Kolano, PsyD