Dr. Susan Rood

Therapist Dr. Susan Rood Photo

About Me

Hi! I'm Susie and I'm a Licensed Professional Counselor with experience working with a wide variety of individuals from all walks of life. I use a wide variety of therapeutic approaches to create a welcoming, positive, and open working partnerships. I work with individuals with various challenges such as anxiety, depression, parenting concerns, LGBTQ+ issues, life transitions, abuse/other trauma history, grief, loss, PTSD, various disabilities and other mental health concerns.

My approach emphasizes utilizing one’s individual strengths to build upon the abilities the individual has to cope with the struggles they are experiencing. I'm non-judgmental and open minded person and emphasize empathy, encouragement, strength-based approach when working with my clients. I use utilizes cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT), mindfulness-based, motivational interviewing, and solution-focused to help my clients reach their goals.

I look forward to working with you!


  • Trauma and abuse
  • Grief
  • Coping with life changes
Also experienced in:
Stress, Anxiety , Addictions , LGBT , Parenting issues , Anger management , Self esteem , Bipolar disorder , Depression , Coaching , Compassion fatigue , Chronic Pain Illness and Disability , Divorce and Separation , Read more...

Clinical approaches:
Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR), Mindfulness Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy

Years of Experience: 3

Services Offered

  • Messaging

  • Live Chat

  • Phone

  • Video


LPC #8154-125 (Expires: 2023-02-28)


Written by M.O. on Sep 01, 2021 after therapy with Susan for 2 weeks on issues concerning stress, anxiety, career difficulties, and adhd

Just started therapy with Dr. Rood but I'm already excited and feeling comfortable that she will be able to help me! Appreciate her positivity & kindness as well.

Written by R.U. on Aug 21, 2021 after therapy with Susan for 4 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, self esteem, compassion fatigue, and adhd

She is so nice and professional and has helpled ne HUGELY in just a few sessions. I genuinely look forward to our sessions.

Written by J.E. on Aug 11, 2021 after therapy with Susan for 2 weeks on issues concerning stress, anxiety, and trauma and abuse

Dr. Rood is great! Finally a good match for me.

Written by A.L. on Aug 10, 2021 after therapy with Susan for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, self esteem, career difficulties, and coaching

Dr. Rood has provided creative tools to help me improve personally and professionally. I always look forward to my sessions with Dr. Rood.