Dr. Mary Taggart, PsyD.
Terry (Mary T.) Taggart, Psy.D. is a New York State licensed psychologist, and for the past 7 years has practiced at Milestone Psychiatric and Psychological Services in Hornell, NY. Dr. Taggart has worked in a variety of settings, including Alfred University, where she was a clinical associate professor of school psychology and Director of Special Academic Services. In the latter position, she developed one of the first programs for transition and support of college students with Asperger’s disorder, as well as pioneering the use of therapy dogs for the support of college students with emotional disorders. Dr. Taggart has been involved in research on the use of service dogs for the treatment of anxiety, and has published articles on play therapy, family therapy, and interpersonal styles.Dr. Taggart also provided family therapy services in a school-based program at Hammondsport (NY) Central School. Her specialties include individual, group, couples and family therapy. She is also trained in divorce and custody mediation.