Dr. Amy Greenamyer completed her PhD in Counseling Psychology at the University of Louisville in 2003. Her career background is diverse, beginning with ABA therapy for children with autism while she was in graduate school. Her internship was completed at the Lexington V.A. Hospital, where she developed a love of working with veterans and trauma. She has also worked with individuals experiencing severe mental illness within a hospital setting. On an out-patient basis, she has performed assessments for family-court referrals, learning challenges and developmental disabilities. Her therapy experience includes individuals with eating disorders, body image concerns, PTSD, and emotional adjustment issues including depression and anxiety. In addition to her independent clinical work, Dr. Greenamyer proudly owns one of the most respected group practices in the area providing high-quality healthcare in a nurturing atmosphere.
Currently, Dr. Greenamyer’s areas of clinical focus center on individual therapy and assessment with special concentration on women’s issues, pregnancy-related adjustment, anxiety, depression, trauma, and phase of life transitions. She currently collaborates with a number of fertility clinics around the country, performing evaluations for people involved with third-party reproduction including embryo adoption, egg & sperm donation, and/or gestational surrogacy. She was the first doctoral level psychologist in Kentucky to become a member of The American Academy for Reproductive Medicine. For more information on fertility-related services, click here.
Working with Dr. Greenamyer is her emotional support dog, Lucy. A rescued lab/vizsla mix, Lucy who experienced severe neglect in the early months of her life. She is now a calming, friendly member of Compass Counseling & Psychology Services.
Dr. Greenamyer, along with her husband, is the proud parent of two children. She is volunteers her time with a number of local non-profits including the Kosair Children’s Hospital, St. Matthews Little League, Girl Scouts of Kentuckianna, and her children’s schools. She enjoys basking in the sunshine at any beach, board games, Legos, reading and laughing.