Amy Allgair, PhD

Provider type: Psychologist

Serving: Pediatric

About Amy Allgair, PhD

Amy Allgair is a licensed psychologist in the states of Massachusetts and Rhode Island who practices pediatric neuropsychology. She received her undergraduate degree from Lehigh University and her doctorate in clinical psychology (Neuropsychology Specialization) from Suffolk University. She then completed an APA-accredited internship in the Neuropsychology Track at Brown Medical School as well as a two year post-doctoral fellowship in adult and pediatric neuropsychology at McLean Hospital in Belmont, MA.

Dr. Allgair's research has focused on the neuroimaging of central brain structures involved in emotional functioning. She has also studied the neuropsychological functioning of pediatric patients with obsessive-compulsive disorder.

Dr. Allgair specializes in both neuropsychological and psychological assessment. She is especially interested in how emotional factors impact cognition and learning. Much of her training and experience has focused on evaluating children, teenagers, and young adults for attentional and learning disorders (such as ADHD and dyslexia), Autism Spectrum Disorder, and anxiety and depression.

Specialties

  • Adolescent/Teen Issues
  • Agoraphobia
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Behavioral Therapy
  • Bereavement/Grief Counseling
  • Binge Eating
  • Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD)
  • Bullying
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Cognitive Therapy
  • Couples Conflict Resolution
  • Cultural Diversity Issues
  • Depression
  • Eating Disorder
  • Emotional Overeating
  • Gender Dysphoria
  • Hyperactive Disorder (ADD/ADHD)
  • Irrational Fears/Phobias
  • Loneliness
  • Malaise
  • Marriage Conflict Resolution
  • Marriage Counseling
  • Mental Health Consultation
  • Mental Health Problem
  • Mental Illness
  • Mood Disorders
  • Mood Swings
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Panic Attack
  • Parenting Counseling
  • Phobia
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Counseling
  • Pre-College Fears
  • Pre-Move In Couples Counseling
  • Premarital Conflict Resolution
  • Premarital Counseling
  • Psychological Trauma
  • Psychology Consultation
  • Psychotherapy
  • Relationship Counseling
  • Relationship Struggles
  • Separation Anxiety
  • Sleep Disorder
  • Sleep Problems
  • Social Anxiety
  • Stress
  • Stress Management
  • Therapy
  • Worry
  • Locations