Taylor Blanket, a newly onboarded clinician with Peace of Mind Psychological Services, is a Licensed Master of Social Work in the state of New York. Taylor earned her undergraduate degree in Human Development and Family Studies, which greatly influenced her pursuit for a Master of Social Work from New York University in 2018. She currently holds a license to practice Social Work in New York State. Taylor works under Dr. Amy Gawrych in her office located in West Islip, NY.
Taylor believes therapy is effective when clients take an active role in achieving their personal goals. She values a compassionate approach to the therapeutic experience and making a difference in the lives of those she serves. She enjoys helping individuals discover how to challenge their minds, cope more effectively with life stressors, and embrace their personal circumstances.
Taylor has a passion for working with people from a variety of backgrounds. Her training throughout graduate school and beyond specialize in working with children and families, those managing severe mental health symptoms and diagnoses, developmental disabilities and Autism Spectrum Disorder as well as alcohol and substance abuse. She has worked in various settings, including a community mental health center, inpatient children’s psychiatric hospital, Assertive Community Treatment team, and residential rehabilitation centers.
Aside from her work, Taylor has a passion for travel, hiking, and cooking. She loves to learn and explore different cultures, cuisines, and finding new company abroad. She hopes to visit all seven continents throughout her life. Most likely, you will find her in the local trails of Long Island on the weekends or in her kitchen discovering new recipes. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for a free brief phone consultation to schedule an appointment with Taylor.