Contact Information
9 Elmwood Court
Newington, CT  06111
Tel: (860) 953-1204
Fax: (860) 953-1208
Joan-Alice Taylor, Psy D, P.T., L.P.C, FABDA, CBT
al Therapist, Psychotherapist, Owner
Joan-Alice received her B. S. and Certificate in Physical Therapy from Boston University's Sargent College of Allied Health Professions in 1969, her M.S. on Counseling from the University of Hartford in 1978 and her Psy. D. from Antioch New England Graduate School in 2002. The title of her dissertation was Physical Touch: Psychologists' Decision Dilemma.

Dr. Taylor is a fellow in the American Board of Disability Analysts. She is a Licensed Professional Counselor in Connecticut in addition to her License on Physical Therapy. She is a Certified Bioenergetic Therapist and has graduated from the Hartford Family Institute Body-Oriented Gestalt Therapy Training program.

Dr. Taylor started her private practice in 1983 after extensive experience in hospitals and rehabilitation settings. Because of her particular interest on the body-mind connection, she believed that private practice was the way to truly helping the "whole person" who came for treatment. The blending of physical therapy, psychotherapy, and therapeutic massage make the practice unique, broad based, and diverse.
Deborah Peruta, P.T.
Physical Therapist
Deborah Peruta graduated from the University of Connecticut in 1993 with a bachelor's degree in physical therapy. She is licensed in the state of Connecticut, and along with her formal education, has completed many continuing education courses in the field of physical therapy. Deborah joined the staff of Taylor Therapy Center, P. C. in May 2009.

Kevin Pelletier , P.T.A.                                                                                                Physical Therapist Assistant

Kevin graduated from Naugatuk Valley Community College with an Associate Degree in Science as a Physical Therapist Assistant in 2013. He has experience in both outpatient and sub-acute care and has worked at Taylor Therapy Center since he became a licensed therapist in February 2014. In addition to his formal education, Kevin has participated in continuing education courses geared toward outpatient rehab.
Stephen C. Bailen
M.O.G. Supervisor
Stephen graduated in 2008 from De La Salle University -Health Science Institute in the Philippines with a bachelor's degree in Physical Therapy, equivalent to a Master's Degree in the U.S. He is licensed in the Philippines with 3 years working experience as a Staff Physical Therapist in a hospital setting. He is currently working to get his PT license in CT. He joined Taylor Therapy Center in 2013.
Lucy C. Marchigiano, B.S., P.T.A.
Physical Therapist Assistant, Office Manager
Lucy C. Marchigiano, is a graduate of Housatonic Community College in Bridgeport, Connecticut with an Associate Degree in Physical Therapist Assistant in 1999. She also received her Bachelor of Science degree in liberal studies with concentrations in Athletic Training, Health and Human performance from Southern Connecticut State University in New Haven, Connecticut in 1990. Along with the education, Lucy has completed continuing education courses in the field of physical therapy. She has been at Taylor Therapy Center, P.C. since 1990.
Suzanne M. Baillargeon, P.T.A.
Physical Therapist Assistant
Suzanne M. Goda graduated as a member of the Alpha Nu Omega Honor Society, Alpha Chapter, from Springfield Technical Community College in Springfield Massachusetts in 1971. She has an Associate of Science Degree in Allied Health Physical Therapist Assistant. She is licensed in Massachusetts and Certified in Connecticut. Beside her formal education she has completed many continuing education courses in the field of Physical Therapy.
Randy Miles Psy.D., L.P.C.

Randy Miles Psy.D., L.P.C. graduated from the University of Michigan with a B.S. In 1970. He received a M.S. in Guidance and Psychological Services from Springfield College in 1980, and a Psy.D. (doctorate in Clinical Psychology) from Antioch New England Graduate School in Keene NH in November of 2000.

Along the way he completed the Gestalt Training Program from Hartford Family Institute in 1990. Dr. Miles is a licensed professional counselor in Connecticut. He has been with Taylor Therapy Center since 1986.

Amy Carlson L.M.T. Licensed Massage Therapist

x Amy graduated from a wellness massage therapy program in 2004. She attended the Connnecticut Center for Massage Therapy in Newington Connecticut. Amy has been a member of the American Massage Therapy Association since 2005. She is skilled in a variety of techniques including Swedish Massage techniques and deep tissue massage. She is nationally certified and licensed in the State of Connecticut.
Debbra Konopaske
Physical Therapist Aide
Sharon Degree
Administrative Assistant
Janice Gagnon
Accounts Receivable Clerk
Support Staff






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