Dr Ellyn Turer Psychologist DCAs a  Licensed Psychologist in Washington DC (District of Columbia), Dr. Ellyn L. Turer’s area of expertise is total mind and body health.  She is particularly interested in working with individuals and their loved ones coping with the emotional and mental ramifications of physical illness and injury.

Throughout our website you’ll find additional information regarding her specialties as well as office location and contact information.

With an Office Location on DuPont Circle, Washington D.C.,
Dr. Ellyn L. Turer Specializes in:

  • Stress Management
  • Mind/Body Wellness
  • Sleep Hygiene
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Depression
  • Mourning and Loss
  • Grief
  • Medical/Health Psychology
  • Mindfulness/Meditation

Psychology Articles & Other News

  • A Three-Year-Old’s Wisdom

    tea-381235_1280February 2015—Several weeks ago, I gave a talk to parents of obese children on how to live a healthy lifestyle. Approximately 25 minutes into the talk a sweet 3-year-old girl with medium-brown hair in pigtails quietly walked into the room and took a seat next to her mother. Moments prior to her entrance, I had presented the following question to

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  • Soothe Your Mind to Heal Your Body

    Soothe your mind to heal your bodyNovember 16, 2014 — By Dr. Ellyn L. Turer, Psy.D. — I obtained a doctorate in clinical psychology to work with individuals diagnosed with an illness or injury as well as their families to help cope with the emotional/mental ramifications of having an illness/injury or being

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  • The Mind Body Minute with Dr. Ellyn L. Turer

    Psychologist DC-Mind Body Minute with Dr Ellyn TurerJanuary, 2015 — STRESS. A word in which we are all too familiar. It seems as if the pace of our society becomes quicker with each passing moment, ultimately causing each of us to experience unnaturally high levels of stress on a regular basis. Routine

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Professional Profile

bioDr. Turer is a licensed psychologist in the District of Columbia. Her areas of interest include Stress Management, Mind/Body Wellness, Sleep Hygiene, Mourning & Loss, and Mindfulness/Meditation. Dr. Turer also specializes in adjustment to physical illness, injury and disability, and she has a particular interest in working with individuals and their loved ones coping with the emotional and mental ramifications of physical illness and injury.

From September 2010 to September 2011, she held a fellowship at Tampa General Hospital in a program focused on burn and acute trauma psychology and rehabilitation psychology. She graduated from Boston University in 2003 and earned her Psy.D. from the Illinois School of Professional Psychology in 2010.


Contact Us

You can reach Dr. Ellyn L. Turer by phone:  (202) 293-6463

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Contact Form

For your convenience we also offer this online contact form for GENERAL information only. In the event of a medical emergency call 911 immediately. To schedule an appointment or to discuss your personal situation, please call: (202) 293-6463.