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Chief Clinical Officer
VP of Clinical Services
Clinical Lecturer
Ph.D. in Clinical-Community Psychology — Depaul Univeristy
M.A. in Clinical-Community Psychology — Depaul Univeristy
B.A. in Human Development — Boston College
I Treat
Child & Adolescent
15-20 Years Old
Couple & Marriage
Young Adult
Issues I Treat
Adult Children & Parent Relationship Issues
Divorce / Marital Separation / Post-Divorce Adjustment
Divorce Impact on Children
Family of Origin Issues
College (Transition to)
Family Business Issues
Grief & Loss
Life Stage Transitions
Step or Blended Families
Midlife (Transitions in)
LGB/TQ+ Identity & Relationships
Women's Issues
Families with Chronically Mentally Ill Members
Cultural Transition / Immigration Issues
Therapists in Therapy
Anxiety Disorders
Caregiver Issues
Depression / Mood Disorders
Empty Nest Issues
Types of Therapy
Couple Therapy
Family Therapy
Integrative Systemic Therapy

Nancy Burgoyne, Ph.D., is the chief clinical officer and vice president of Clinical Services at the Family Institute at Northwestern University. Dr. Burgoyne is a licensed clinical psychologist and a marriage and family therapist. Dr. Burgoyne is part of the teaching faculty in the Marriage and Family Therapy program in the Center for Applied Psychological and Family Studies, and is a clinical lecturer in the Department of Psychology at Northwestern University.

Dr. Burgoyne is a practicing clinician who abides by the scientist-practitioner model. Her clinical interests include:

  • life stage transitions, including adolescent adjustment, emerging adults, adult children and parent relationship issues, 
  • personal/existential/identity exploration,
  • cultural transition,
  • systemically focused family of origin work,
  • families with chronically mentally ill members,
  • divorce recovery, 
  • and post-divorce co-parenting.

Dr. Burgoyne has been a behavioral health professional for over 25 years, is an LGB/TQ+ ally and is committed to approaching her work with cultural humility.

Insurance Accepted
Out of Network Reimbursement
Self Pay