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Amy Gorniak - Bexar County Psychological Association

Amy GorniakPsychologist

Amy N Gorniak, PsyD, is a San Antonio native. In her private practice, Hearthlight Mental Health, PLLC, she specializes in treating tweens, teens, and adults coping with trauma, loss, and life transitions that have left them struggling to find meaning in the face of challenges; she also provides psychological assessment for a variety of neurodevelopmental and psychological concerns. Dr. Gorniak especially appreciates the opportunity to serve her community by providing 2SLGBTQIAP+ affirming care. Her approach to therapy is trauma-informed, embodied, and relational; she works to actively center systemic issues, intersectionality, and the impact of climate change and social dynamics on mental health and well-being. Additionally, Dr. Gorniak provides psychological assessment and family consultation services on a part-time basis as an Outpatient Psychologist at Clarity Child Guidance Center where she completed her postdoctoral fellowship.

Member Details

Primary Location Hearthlight Mental Health, PLLC 2929 Mossrock, Suite 209, San Antonio, TX 78230 Website
Phone 2105384073 Fax - Email
Degree: PsyD
Other Credentials: LP, LPC
Speciality: trauma, adjustment, climate change-related distress, LBGTQ identity, psychological evaluation
Interventions/Procedures: Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Trauma-Focused CBT (TF-CBT), Attachment Regulation and Competency (ARC) Framework, Psychodynamic, Ecotherapy
Syndromes/Disorders Worked With: Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), Complex PTSD, Adjustment Disorder, Ecogrief/ecoanxiety, Anxiety Disorders, Loss/Grief, Relationship and Family Concerns
Population Seen: Children, Teens, Young Adults, People navigating life transitions or trauma, LGBTQIAP+ individuals, Climate researchers and activists, Individuals in Foster Care or who have aged out, Parents, Families