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Dr. Amy Henke
Dr. Amy Henke is a licensed clinical psychologist. Dr. Henke received her Psy.D. in Clinical Psychology from Nova Southeastern University in 2008 with a training focus on children and adolescents. She has additional specialty training in psychological evaluation, children with complex medical issues, and children with severe psychological problems.
While on faculty for eight years at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, she served as an Assistant Professor working with psychiatrically hospitalized children and adolescents at Children’s Hospital. She is now in her eleventh year as medical staff at Children’s Hospital where she provides consultation, evaluation, and therapy services to children and families. She is also an elected member of the Louisiana State Board of Examiners of Psychologists, as well as codirector of the post-doctoral fellowship in Pediatric Psychology at Children’s Hospital.
In her private practice, she enjoys psychological assessment and evaluation with children and adolescents, where she focuses on a holistic view of each child’s individual strengths and weaknesses. Her approach to assessment concentrates on conceptualizing children through the lens of their unique psychological, cognitive, social, medical, and familial backgrounds.
Dr. Henke can be reached at or by calling 504-833-6730.