With over three decades of clinical experience, Dr. Susan Courtney is Clinical Psychologist whose vast experience and knowledgeable expertise make her a great asset to Foothills Psychological Services. Dr. Courtney’s warm demeanor and intelligent insight create an inviting environment for patients and permits them to delve into their issues and overcome emotional obstacles. Through self-discovery and knowledgeable feedback, Dr. Courtney listens attentively to the concerns of her clients while offering thoughtful paths to achieving therapeutic goals. Excellent client care is at the forefront of Dr. Courtney’s practice and she takes the extra steps for her patients, often referring and coordinating with psychiatrists, primary care physicians and other relevant providers, creating a care plan and coinciding agenda with other practitioners to ensure her patients receive the best possible care. Providing psychological testing, evaluations and fitness for duties for various police, fire, and public safety departments, Dr. Courtney’s broad scope of practice and vast education, including written textbook publications on Personality Disorders, add to her repertoire of experience. Staying current with advancements in the psychological field allows Dr. Courtney to be a dynamic therapist with a wide array of specialties which include but are not limited to: Eating Disorders, Panic and Anxiety Disorders, Bi Polar Disorder, Depression, Transgender and Sexual issues, PTSD and Trauma and Grief.
Dr. Courtney is happily married with two grown children and three grandchildren. Being an avid reader and traveler, Dr. Courtney has a great love for the arts and an unquenchable zest for life. Dr. Courtney’s love of life and sense of adventure is contagious to those around her.
Theoretical Orientation: Cognitive behavioral, Psychodynamic, Mindfulness Training.
Specialties: Eating Disorders, Bipolar disorders, Relationship issues, Depression, Anxiety or fears, Loss or grief, Chronic pain or illness, Trauma or PTSD, Pre-Employment and Fitness for Duty testing and evaluations for Law Enforcement, Fire, and Public Safety.Dr. Courtney works with patients 14 years old and up exclusively in the Upland office Monday, Tuesday and Wednesdays. Please call the Upland office to schedule an appointment.