Dr. Courtney Derus is a Licensed Psychologist. She works within a trauma-informed and culturally sensitive lens with children, adolescents, and adults.

Dr. Courtney Derus understands that it can be difficult to seek out help; therefore, she is devoted to empathetically getting to know you.

She will work to collaboratively and respectfully develop a plan for your healing. She draws from compassionate, non-judgmental, and strength-based strategies to empower individuals towards their goals.

 

QUALIFICATIONS

COUNSELING / CLINICAL SPECIALTIES

  • Anxiety / Depression Treatment
  • Anger / Stress Management
  • Child Therapy Services
  • Evaluations (Court, School, Psychological, & more)
  • Trauma Therapy

 TREATMENT AREAS

  • Abuse (Physical, Mental, & Sexual) & Victimization
  • Academic Concerns
  • Adjustment Issues / Coping Skills
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Attention-Deficit / Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD / ADD)
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD)
  • Bipolar Affective Disorder (BPAD)
  • Bullying
  • Career / Job Stress
  • Childhood Anxiety, Depression, & Phobias
  • Children of Divorce
  • Counseling for Bariatric or Gastric Bypass Surgery
  • Death & Dying
  • Depression / Mood Disorders
  • Divorce / Custody & Co-Parenting
  • Family Counseling
  • Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual
  • Gender Identity / Transgender
  • Geriatric Issues
  • Grief & Loss Adjustment
  • Individuation
  • Intimacy
  • Learning Disorders
  • Loneliness
  • Marital, Premarital, & Couples Counseling
  • Meditation / Relaxation
  • Mindfulness
  • Neglect (Physical & Emotional)
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Oppositional Defiant Disorder (ODD)
  • Panic Attacks
  • Paranoid Personality Disorder
  • Parenting / Blended Families / Adoption
  • Peer Relationships
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Relationships / Interpersonal Issues
  • Self-Care / Self-Esteem
  • Sexual Issues or Abuse
  • Sexual Issues or Dysfunction
  • Social Anxiety Disorder
  • Spirituality
  • Stress Management
  • Suicidal Thoughts
  • Widowhood & Grief

TESTING / CLINICAL EVALUATIONS

  • Attention-Deficit / Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD / ADD)
  • Bariatric Surgery or Gastric Bypass
  • Behavioral Problems
  • Child Custody
  • Court-Ordered (Civil Commitment / Competency to Stand Trial / Criminal Responsibility / Not Guilty by Reason of Insanity [NGRI] / Guardianship)

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REFERRALS / INSURANCE

We work hard to maintain good standing on the provider lists of many insurance companies, HMOs, & self-insured businesses.

We are also certified to accept Medicare, Medicaid / Badger Care, & Champus coverage.

LOCATION

Elmergreen Associates
114 Grand Avenue
Wausau, WI 54403

(Just across from the Marathon County Courthouse in Downtown Wausau)

Discrete parking at rear of building

APPOINTMENTS / HOURS

Phone: 715.845.7175
Fax: 715-845-7142
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Office Hours:
Mon.–Thurs. 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Fri. 8 a.m. to 12 noon
Weeknights by appointment only.