Taylor Ford, LCSW
Taylor Ford is a licensed clinical social worker that specializes in mental health treatment. Taylor earned a Bachelor of Arts in Social Work from the University of Iowa and a Master of Social Work with a concentration in mental health from the Brown School at Washington University in St. Louis. Taylor’s previous experience providing inpatient, partial hospital, outpatient, and emergency psychiatry services in a hospital setting led her to discover her passion for working with individuals diagnosed with an eating disorder.
Prior to relocating to the Atlanta area, Taylor was the Assistant Clinical Director for an emergency psychiatry unit at The University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics. Taylor is a Diplomate and Certified Cognitive Behavioral therapist through the Academy of Cognitive and Behavioral Therapies. She utilizes evidence-based treatment modalities to facilitate positive change. Taylor has a passion for mental health advocacy and teaching. In addition to her time at Center for Discovery, Taylor is also an Adjunct Instructor at The University of Iowa, teaching Motivational Interviewing and Interpersonal Skills Lab online.