Amy Learn, VMD

Clinical Behavior Medicine

Special Interests:

  • All aspects of aggressive behaviors and their treatment

  • Treating and managing cognitive dysfunction

  • Treating and managing compulsive disorders

Her Pets: 

  • Marshall - American Staffordshire Terrier

  • Forrest - Rottweiler

Dr. Learn grew up outside Philadelphia, PA and spent summers visiting family at the Jersey Shore where she still loves to visit. She attended undergrad in Bethlehem PA receiving a BS in Biology and worked at a wildlife conservation park in Texas before being accepted to the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine. After graduation, she completed an internship at Red Bank Veterinary Hospital in NJ and then she went into general practice until 2017 at which time, she started a Residency in Clinal Behavioral Medicine under the mentorship of Dr. Lisa Radosta in South Florida and our own Dr. Amy Pike in NOVA. She completed her residency training and is currently the Chief of Clinical Behavioral Medicine at the Animal Behavior Wellness Center in Richmond VA where she counsels clients from Richmond, Charlottesville, Hampton Roads, Virginia Beach and North Carolina. She has have contributed to veterinary textbook chapters, journal articles, blogs and received the RK Anderson Resident achievement award.