Amy Szarkowski , PhD, MS

Amy Szarkowski, PhD, MS

Staff Psychologist

Instructor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School

    Contact: 781-216-2100

Medical Services


  • Psychology
  • Deaf Education


  • Otolaryngology and Communication Enhancement
  • Psychiatry


  • English


  • Deaf and Hard of Hearing Program
  • Cochlear Implant Program
To schedule an appointment: Call 781-216-2100

Experience and Education



Southern Oregon University,

Graduate School

Gallaudet University,

Graduate School

Eastern Kentucky University,

Doctorate in Clinical Psychology

Gallaudet University,

Clinical Fellowship

Boston Children's Hospital,


  • Psychology


Publications powered by Harvard Catalyst Profiles
  1. Szarkowski A, Brice PJ. Hearing Parents' Appraisals of Parenting a Deaf or Hard-of-Hearing Child: Application of a Positive Psychology Framework. J Deaf Stud Deaf Educ. 2016 Jul; 21(3):249-58.
  2. Szarkowski A, Mood D, Shield A, Wiley S, Yoshinaga-Itano C. A summary of current understanding regarding children with autism spectrum disorder who are deaf or hard of hearing. Semin Speech Lang. 2014 Nov; 35(4):241-59.
  3. Szarkowski A, Flynn S, Clark T. Dually diagnosed: a retrospective study of the process of diagnosing autism spectrum disorders in children who are deaf and hard of hearing. Semin Speech Lang. 2014 Nov; 35(4):301-8.
To schedule an appointment: Call 781-216-2100


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