Dr. John R Taylor, Psy.D.

Preferred Name: JT

About Me

John is a licensed psychologist with background in suicide prevention training, Mental Health First Aid, and teaching Koru mindfulness. He has been a student and practitioner of contemplative practices for many years, and is currently the director of Wellness & Counseling services in a medical school. He also has a part-time private practice.

Education & Experience

Completed APA-accredited internship in pediatric psychology through MSU College of Human Medicine Dept. of Pediatrics and Human Development. Graduated with Psy.D. from Central Michigan University 1991. Worked for community mental health and ran a full-time private practice prior to joining MSU in 2005.

Professional & Volunteer Affiliations

Association of Contextual Behavioral Science NASPA American Association of Suicidology

Specialty Area

  • ADD/ADHD/Disruptive Behavior Disorders
  • Anxiety/Panic Attacks
  • Depression
  • Grief/Loss/Mourning
  • Moral Injury
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Race, Culture, Ethnicity Issues
  • Stress Management
  • Suicide Risk

Population Served

  • Adults
  • Families
  • Group
  • Seniors
  • Veterans/Military


  • English


  • BlueCross BlueShield