About Susan

Susan has been practicing as a Licensed Psychologist since 1988, and did her Life Coaching training about 15 years ago.  In addition to her Private Practice she has also worked in public schools and at Northeastern University and Bridgewater State College.  Susan has led many community based presentations and discussions focusing on personal growth, self care, and wellness.  She has published a variety of articles in print and online, and a self-help book for people who have struggled with an eating disorder (click on the News tab).

Professional History

Private Practice, Clinical Psychology

Professional Life Coach, Second Half Coaching

School Psychologist

College Counselor

Professional Memberships

National Register of Health Service Providers in Psychology

Licensed Psychologist

Certified School Psychologist

American Psychological Association, Member 1985 - 2015

Massachusetts Psychological Association, Member

Massachusetts Eating Disorder Association, Member 1998-2006


Northeastern University, M.Ed., 1980, C.A.G.S.,1981, Ed.D., 1985

         Trinity College, B.S. in Psychology, 1976


Susan lives and works on the New England coast.  She has had an active private practice in Newburyport, Massachusetts for over 25  years.  She lives with her husband and together they have two grown children and three grandchildren. She balances life with family, friends, photography, travel, exercise of various sorts, reading, writing, and occasional efforts on the potter’s wheel.