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Chief Clinical Officer
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
15-20 Years Old
Young Adult
Issues I Treat
Family of Origin Issues
Life Stage Transitions
Adult Children & Parent Relationship Issues
Divorce / Marital Separation / Post-Divorce Adjustment
Grief & Loss
Depression / Mood Disorders
Anxiety Disorders
Families with Chronically Mentally Ill Members
Family Business Issues
Women's Issues
LGB/TQ+ Identity & Relationships
Types of Therapy
Integrative Systemic Therapy
Brief Consultation (1-6 Sessions)
Family Therapy

Nancy Burgoyne, Ph.D., (she/her) is the chief clinical officer at The Family Institute at Northwestern University.  She is a licensed clinical psychologist and a family therapist who abides by the scientist-practitioner model. She has more than 30 years of experience providing direct service to clients, and for more than 20 years, has supervised and served as a leader to her fellow clinicians.  In Dr. Burgoyne's current leadership role, she created and oversees The Family Institute's continuous clinical quality improvement team. She led the integration of teletherapy into the practice, established the Clinical Practice Advisory Council, and leads the organization's effort to provide continuous learning opportunities for clinical staff in order to ensure high quality care.  

Dr. Burgoyne is a faculty member in the Master of Science in Marriage and Family Therapy program and has extensive experience developing graduate school level systemically oriented curricula. Dr. Burgoyne is committed to approaching her work with cultural humility and believes that every human being is worthy of compassionate witnessing.

Insurance Accepted
Out of Network Reimbursement
Self Pay