Mary Meyer (she/her) is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist practicing in Madison, WI since 2015. She received her undergraduate degree from the University of Wisconsin -Madison with a B.S. in Human Development and Family Studies with an emphasis in Child Development. She went on to earn a Master's of Science degree from Edgewood College in Marriage and Family Therapy.
Prior to her graduate studies, Mary worked in early childhood and special education. She has been a practicing clinician since 2015 and has worked in community-based programs, outpatient non-profit clinics, a private practice, and in crisis intervention. Mary holds specialized training in Autism Spectrum Disorder/Neurodiversity, suicide prevention & crisis intervention, “Health at Every Size”/fat-positive care, and LGBTQIA+ issues.
Mary specializes in working with children and families. She also works with individuals and intimate partners from a strengths-based, non-judgmental, trauma-informed perspective. Mary's academic training is in systems theory, which states that individuals exist within systems that impact mental health, and these systems provide context for behavior and symptomology. She practices Acceptance Commitment (ACT), narrative therapy, experiential therapy, play therapy, solutions-focused therapy, trauma-informed therapy, and psychoeducation therapy modalities. Mary believes that Black Lives Matter and is committed to practicing from a humble, culturally competent perspective.