Dana Suzanne Fortier, RN, LCSW (Suzanne)
Recovery Resources is thrilled to welcome Ms. Fortier to our facility as a highly trained and experienced licensed clinical social worker (LCSW) and registered nurse (RN). Ms. Fortier has over 30 years of work in management, an educator and a clinician treating the full range of mental disorders in various settings. Her primary experience is in working with individuals and families in crisis, substance abuse issues, PTSD, pain management and grief and loss.
Her career encompasses private psychotherapy practices in individuals and in groups, hospital services, mid-level agency management, corporate management, business ownership, and private college instruction.
Ms. Fortier has served as an oral examiner for the LCSW boards in CA and is a published author or original research on eating disorders, as well as an author of an award-winning, published article on PTSD in Vietnam veterans. She certified by the Veterans Health Administration in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Chronic Pain. Ms. Fortier meets with clients to determine suitability for intensive outpatient. She reviews medications and provides recommendation to clinical staff”