Taylor L Ceroni, PhD

Taylor L Ceroni, PhD

Provisionally Licensed Psychologist (Postdoctoral Fellow)

Doctorate in Counseling Psychology, 2019, University of Akron, Akron, Ohio.

Dr. Ceroni is completing her postdoctoral fellowship at Rise Center for OCD and Anxiety, where she provides in-person and virtual psychotherapy to adults with OCD, posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD), anxiety, and related disorders. Learn more about trauma services offered at Rise, including Dr. Ceroni’s group program Path to Healing: PTSD Treatment Group.

Dr. Ceroni attended the University of Akron for her undergraduate degree in psychology and continued her studies there, earning her Doctor of Philosophy in Counseling Psychology degree in 2019. While at the University of Akron, Dr. Ceroni conducted research on women’s experiences with intimate partner violence, sexual trauma, and PTSD, as well as, issues related to experiences of oppression for individuals in the LGBTQIA community. Her dedication to research is further evident through numerous publications and presentations at academic conferences, highlighting her commitment to advancing our understanding of trauma and mental health.

She completed both her predoctoral internship and postdoctoral residency with an emphasis in trauma and PTSD at the Southeast Louisiana Veterans Health Care System (SLVHCS). Dr. Ceroni also worked as the intimate partner violence assistance program coordinator and interim military sexual trauma coordinator at SLVHCS following her internship. During this time, she played a vital role in providing support and care to veterans dealing with trauma and trauma-related mental health disorders. Additionally, she held an academic appointment as an adjunct professor in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Tulane University School of Medicine. Dr. Ceroni has extensive experience in mental health assessment and evidence-based practices and interventions. Her theoretical orientation follows evidence-based practice guidelines and is rooted in cognitive-behavioral principles with a feminist therapy and multicultural lens.

In 2022, Dr. Ceroni joined the team at Rise as a provisionally licensed psychologist to receive training in the treatment of OCD and related disorders. She is working under the supervision of Dr. Kristin Fitch until obtaining independent licensure. She is excited to be adding to her extensive experience in evidence-based therapies and interventions while providing specialized care to individuals experiencing anxiety. She specializes in the treatment of PTSD, intimate partner violence, OCD, anxiety, and related disorders. Learn more about trauma services offered at Rise, including Dr. Ceroni’s group program Path to Healing: PTSD Treatment Group.

In her free time, she enjoys exploring the New Orleans food scene, Mardi Gras, and spending time with her sassy cat Meatball.


International OCD Foundation
Louisiana Psychological Association
American Psychological Association (APA) Divisions:

  • Society of Counseling Psychology (Division 17)
  • Society for the Psychology of Women (Division 35)
    • Section for Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgender Concerns
  • Trauma Psychology (Division 56)

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New Orleans, LA 70119


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