Dr. Gerard is a full service psychologist.  Use this website to further your investigation into how this contributes to effective outcomes in therapy and evaluation.  Discover the benefits of intervention-based treatment with a comprehensively trained and experienced professional to release your possibilities. 

Dr. Gerard's education, training, and experience is wide-ranging, contributing to therapy that is uniquely tailored to you in each session:

  • Four years of graduate school 
  • Four years of pre-doctoral training, three years of post-doctoral training
  • Passing both the written and oral psychologist licensing exams
  • Belonging to national organizations that check professional qualifications
  • Certification in a number of therapy methods so you get to choose what works best for you. 


With the addition of Dr. Gerard's neuropsychological training, she is aware of the connection between medical health and psychological health.  

For example, Dr. Gerard may be able to discover that you have an undiagnosed medical condition or learning style that affects how you feel, and then work with you to get the help you need.  Benefit from her network of medical professionals enjoying working as a team toward progress.  

  • Your wellness plan may include complementary and integrative treatment:
  • Mindfulness training, breathing techniques, and animal-assisted therapy
  • Smart phone applications to assist in treatment
  • Body work, gentle physical conditioning, healing work with horses
  • Therapeutic yoga, acupuncture, and neurobiofeedback  
  • Naturopathic doctors who may begin first with evidence-based supplements 


Many other modalities of treatment may also be incorporated into an integrated wellness plan.  Often, a metabolic workup with lab work may uncover conditions that are easy to treat, like a thyroid disorder.  

Seeking someone with Dr. Gerard's experience may be able to save you time, unnecessary distress, and help protect your financial resources.

Dr. Gerard is a proud member of the following organizations:


                                       


Dr. Gerard has a number of areas of expertise including evaluation, treatment and case management for:

  • Stress, anxiety & depression
  • Life adversity including psychological trauma or Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Grief, loss, divorce
  • Addictions
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) and ADHD
  • Learning challenges (including alternative learners, Non Verbal Learning Variant, high functioning Autism Spectrum, etc.) and assessment for reasonable accommodations
  • Child, adolescent and adult underachievement/procrastination issues/performance anxiety
  • Neurological conditions including post concussion issues


Dr. Gerard’s practice strives to bring in all the resources needed to make it through challenges at school, work, play and relationships.  In a warm, supportive environment in which patients feel heard and truly cared about, priorities for improving quality of life are supported so that new strategies may be put into action.  

Goals are clear and outcomes are measured in increases of level of functioning in key
 areas with significant client input.  The focus is on solving problems and working things through using resources already in place and by tapping into ones not yet discovered!

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Or email Dr. Gerard at Michele@MicheleGerardPhD.com 

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