Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist
Specializing in Marriage, Family and Individual Therapy.
Susan has a successful, private, marriage and family therapy practice in Coral Springs, Florida. She is extremely passionate about her work with couples and individuals. She understands relationships are not easy. Her therapeutic style is warm, nonjudgmental, engaging and collaborative. Her greatest passion is assisting couples in building a strong and solid foundation in their relationship. Susan offers state of the art, researched-based counseling in a relaxed and confidential environment. She specializes in working with couples to decrease and manage conflict, enhance friendship, deepen intimacy, and build and repair trust. She has completed the Level 1 Training in Gottman Method Couples Therapy and utilizes this method when working with couples. This method improves a couple’s communication, connection, and friendship. This method also helps couples manage conflict, achieve empathy, and build more compassion for one another. Because Susan wants couples to realize they come first, she has chosen to customize her services to fit couples specific needs with an option for in-office or at home couples therapy right here in South Florida.
In addition to working with couples, Susan also works with individuals who desire personal growth and want to take back control over their lives.
Susan describes herself as a trusted partner in her client’s journey and wants to make them feel hopeful and remind them that they deserve happiness and peace. Susan has made it her mission to help couples and individuals put the pieces back together and build a more meaningful and fulfilling future.
Susan earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Elementary Education from Florida Atlantic University in 1997 and completed her Master’s Degree in Marriage and Family Therapy from Nova Southeastern University in 2004. She is also an active member of The American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy (AAMFT).
In Susan’s free time she enjoys all that South Florida has to offer. She loves a swim in the ocean, lounging by the pool, kayaking and strolling through an outdoor Farmer’s Market. Susan believes in the mind/body connection and meditates regularly as well as stays physically fit by running and circuit training at the gym. She loves spending time with her close friends and family, her dog and spending time with her longtime boyfriend, David. Susan is also an animal rights activist and a bit of a philanthropist.
Susan has always known she wanted to work as a therapist. She believes clients are in the driver’s seat of their lives and her assistance will aid them in finding their true happiness.