Taylor Kirby, M.A., LMLP
Taylor Kirby received her Master’s Degree in Clinical Psychology from Washburn University and her Bachelor’s Degree from the University of Kansas. She completed clinical training right here at Responsive Centers for Psychology and Learning under Dr. Beth Prittie, and from licensed faculty psychologists at the Washburn Psychological Services Clinic! The majority of her training at Responsive Centers focused on the psychological assessment and the therapeutic treatment of children, adolescents, and young adults. As a student, Taylor spent her time as a graduate teaching assistant, graduate research assistant, and is currently working toward publishing her Master’s thesis on the “Effect of Fidget Spinners on Attention and Anxiety in Typically Developing Children.” Taylor has a long history of experience with children of all ages and is passionate about fostering healthy development in children and adolescents by providing them and their parents with the tools needed to live a happy and fulfilling life.
As a practicing master’s level psychologist, Taylor focuses her work on the psychological assessment of all ages, particularly in evaluation for children and adolescents. Taylor’s psychological assessment experience include the areas of general development, mood/personality functioning, attention/executive functioning, and learning. Taylor also provides individual therapy, primarily with children, adolescents, and young adults focused on treatment for anxiety, depression, ADHD, autism, and behavioral issues.
When Taylor is not at Responsive Centers, she spends her time enjoying the great outdoors, and spending time with friends and family. She is passionate about animal welfare, education, healthcare, and the environment. She is a born Kansan but is a lifelong lover of the Carolina beaches!
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