Elinor Taylor – Short Bio

Elinor Taylor will complete her Master’s in Counseling in Spring 2015. She has interned as a Mental Health Counselor and is currently working as a Clinical Research Assistant with the Early Assessment and Support Alliance in Oregon. Since studying psychology at Willamette University, she has been passionate about outreach and advocacy for those with lived mental health experience. She looks forward to the day where support for all young adults experiencing psychosis is only a phone call, text, or e-mail away.


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