Dr. Taylor Hatchard received his Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology at the University of Ottawa in 2018. He completed his residency at the Centre for Psychological Services and Research (CPSR), where he provided assessment and treatment services to youth and adults. During his doctoral training, Dr. Hatchard completed clinical training rotations at the Ottawa Hospital, Brockville General Hospital, Saint Vincent Hospital Complex Continuing Care, the Ottawa Institute of Cognitive-Behavioural Therapy (OICBT), and the Ottawa Mindfulness Clinic. Currently, in addition to his role at HCCBT, he works as a staff psychologist at St. Joseph’s Healthcare Hamilton at the Youth Wellness Centre, and previously worked in the Mood Disorders Program.
Dr. Hatchard works with adolescents and adults experiencing a range of conditions, including mood disorders (e.g. depression, bipolar disorder), anxiety disorders (e.g. social anxiety disorder, generalized anxiety disorder, panic disorder, specific phobias), emotion dysregulation, and sexual dysfunctions. He also provides psychological services for concerns related to sexuality and gender dysphoria. Dr. Hatchard has client-centred approach to therapy and is trained in a number of evidence-based approaches, including cognitive-behavioural therapy, dialectical behaviour therapy, emotion-focused therapy, and mindfulness.