Susan Gessner, MSW, LCSW, is a clinical psychotherapist specializing in individual, couples, and family psychotherapy. Susan is the co-owner/director of Charlotte Center for Balanced Living where she maintains a practice. Her office is located in the historic Southend area of Charlotte. With 20 years of expertise as a clinician, Susan is currently working with a broad spectrum of clients. Among her areas of expertise are anxiety, depression, mood disorders, relational issues, and womenÕs issues. She has specialized expertise in sexual trauma and eating disorders. Susan has presented at conferences and has also done television and print media on the subject.
Susan is a practical, interactive, and solution focused therapist. Her treatment approach is to provide support and practical feedback to help clients resolve current problems and long-standing patterns. Susan incorporates a blend of conventional and alternative approaches, drawing upon a variety of styles and techniques to incorporate that will be most helpful for each client.
Susan is committed to providing a respectful, protected, and empowering environment in which clients can successfully work to regain control of their lives.
Susan was educated at Tulane University.