Susan Pinkley, MA, LPC

Licensed Professional Counselor

I facilitate clients' exploration to promote wellness, personal growth, and positive life changes. I work together with clients to develop strengths, reach goals, and to foster emotional healing. I offer insightful support in developing healthier coping skills.


  • Individual Therapy
  • Couples Therapy
  • Family Therapy
  • Adolescent/Teen Therapy
  • Individual Therapy
  • Couples Therapy
  • Family Therapy
  • Adolescent/Teen Therapy

My Approach

I integrate a combination of counseling approaches to best meet the client's needs and to facilitate the client's therapy wishes, including Cognitive Behavior Therapy, Solution-Focused, Motivational Interviewing, Person-Centered, and Acceptance and Commitment Therapy. I also utilize mindfulness meditation, relaxation techniques, and visualization. I offer therapeutic services for issues addressing life's challenges and transitions, including anxiety, depression, stress management, divorce/separation, trauma, PTSD, ADHD, grief and loss, career exploration, and eating disorders.

My Background

I earned my Master's Degree in Counseling from Virginia Tech. I am a Licensed Professional Counselor, National Certified Counselor, and a Certified Clinical Trauma Professional. My experience and training have been in private practice, community mental health with adults, and in school counseling with children and teens. Prior to my counseling career, I worked as an educator at both high school and elementary school levels.

Insurance Plans Accepted

  • Out of Network
  • Aetna
  • MODA
  • PacificSource
  • Regence BC/BS
  • Reliant Behavioral Health (RBH)


  • 503-710-1144
  • Website
  • 14511 Westlake Drive, Suite 120
    Lake Oswego, OR 97035

At a Glance

  • Experience: 9 Year(s) of Practice
  • Neighborhood: Lake Oswego
  • Rate: $160-/session

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