Marie Lise Royer, Ph.D.

Marie Lise Royer, Ph.D.

Psychologist – Telepsych

Dr. Royer has been a Licensed and a Clinical Psychologist for 30 years. Her clientele ranges in age from 18 through geriatrics. She works with individuals, couples, and families. Her approach is client-centered, collaborative, and strength-based. She draws upon several therapeutic modalities including psychodynamic psychotherapy, interpersonal psychotherapy, cognitive-behavioral psychotherapy, and mindfulness-based techniques. She provides services in French and in English.

Education and Experience
Dr. Royer obtained a Bachelor of Science in Psychology from McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada. She subsequently completed a Ph.D. in Experimental Psychology with a specialty in Developmental Psychology from McMaster University in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, followed by her post-doctoral and American Psychological Association-approved training in Clinical Psychology from the University of Massachusetts in Amherst.

Dr. Royer has trained and/or worked in various settings including medical schools, hospitals (inpatients and outpatients), VAs, mental health centers, schools, Colleges, private practices, and nursing homes-rehabilitation facilities. She has worked with clients presenting with a broad range of issues related to anxiety, mood disorders, sexual identity, trauma, grief/loss, difficulties in interpersonal relationships, adjustment to life transitions, attentional problems, aging, and chronic illnesses including neurocognitive disorders such as Dementia. Dr. Royer also sees individuals seeking personal development through psychotherapy.

Welcome Medical Psychology Center Patients!
We are excited to announce that Medical Psychology Center of Beverly, MA has officially merged with Family Counseling Associates effective 4/19/2024. We look forward to continuing to provide mental health care to Medical Psychology Center's existing patients and the Beverly community!