Courtney has experience and specialized training in the assessment and treatment of youth with sexual behavior problems, trauma-focused integrated play therapy, extended play-based developmental assessments, art, sand, and play therapy interventions for children, adolescents, and adults.
Her expertise is in sexuality and gender identity development and she have worked with many clients, organizations, and agencies that support our LGBTQ community. In addition to working with children, adolescents, and adults who may be exploring their gender identity or sexuality, she works with parents, partners, and families.
Courtney is currently practicing under the supervision of Mary DeRaedt, LPC. She completed undergraduate work at the University of Central Florida with a double major in Psychology and Communications, and earned her Master's Degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling at the George Washington University.
Courtney has published articles and presents at conferences on issues relating to discrimination, intimate partner violence, LGBT and gender identity, and HIV risk.