SPOTLIGHT ON DR. COURTNEY ZENTS
Courtney Zents is a resident who specializes in the assessment and treatment of Autism Spectrum Disorder, Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder, learning disorders, and developmental delays. She is also knowledgeable of special education law and the processes for receiving services within the school. Dr. Zents has a background in cognitive-behavioral and systems approaches and strives to provide evidenced-based recommendations and treatments based on individual needs. She believes in creating a compassionate and accepting atmosphere while providing thorough evaluations designed to answer the family’s questions. Dr. Zents received a B.A. in Human Development from the State University of New York at Oswego, a M.S. in Clinical Psychology Practitioner’s Track from Loyola University of Maryland, a M.A. and C.A.S. in School Psychology from Alfred University in Western New York, and Psychology Doctorate in School Psychology from Alfred University. Dr. Zents completed an APA-accredited internship through the Tennessee Internship Consortium in School Psychology and was placed at the Korn Learning Assessment and Social Skills Center at the University of Tennessee and in Sweetwater City Schools in Tennessee. In her free time, she enjoys playing with and training her golden retriever, spending time with family, being outside, and crafting.