Amy Duffy, Ph.D., LCMHCS, NCC, CCTP
Amy has been working in the mental health field for over fifteen years with a variety of clients including children and adolescents, families, and adults. She enjoys utilizing an eclectic approach to treatment, recognizing the uniqueness that each individual brings to treatment.
Amy specializes in the treatment of those who have been exposed to trauma, providing treatment to survivors of sexual violence, childhood abuse, domestic and interpersonal violence, and military combat trauma. When addressing the needs of those who have survived trauma, Amy focuses a great deal of attention on the neurological effects of exposure, as well as the mind and body connection. Commonly used treatment modalities include: Eye Movement Desensitization Reprocessing - EMDR (certified clinician), Somatic Experiencing, Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Therapeutic Yoga, and Biofeedback. As part of her trauma speciality, Amy also conducts immigration assessments for those seeking asylum.
In addition to being a trauma specialist, Amy also has extensive experience in the treatment of self-injurious behavior, eating disorders, adolescents, and concerns related to social justice and oppression. Please inquire further on pro bono services related to social justice issues.