Licensed Therapist

Autism and Mental Health

Autism and Mental Health


Susan's focus is on mental health, individual growth, personal development and advocacy for the client. At Discovering Your World, P.C., Susan will work in partnership with the individual to identify goals for change, work on critical skills for success, build confidence towards greater independence, and work with employers, providers, the family and other advocates.

Mental Health Counseling

Mental Health Counseling


As a trained and experienced therapist Susan focuses on a Cognitive and Behavioral approach in addition to other modalities based on the individual needs and goals of the client. Her approach is to assist the client in preparation for a life path that is more satisfying and productive for each individual. Susan works with the client and helps them develop the tools necessary for improved self-confidence and identification of achievable and realistic goals.

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Serving the Raleigh-Durham-Chapel Hill (Research Triangle)

Hours: Monday–Friday,
9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.

Memberships/Associations: Member of The American Counseling Association, Member of New York State Mental Health Counselors Association, Editorial Board Member for Autism Spectrum News, Past Co-Chair of Fundraising Committee for Annual Tennis Fundraiser for Jawonio, Inc.

My Story

Susan Cortilet-Jones, MS, LMHC is based in Nanuet, New York. With over 30 years of experience working with people across the lifespan, Susan has worked with a broad range of individuals whose needs range from social challenges, developmental and neurological differences (i.e. 'high functioning' Autism, Asperger, ADHD, anxiety), and co-curring conditions. Discovering Your World, P.C. was developed to assist neurological differences (Autism Spectrum Disorder[ASD], ADHD,Asperger) and mental health issues to achieve goals necessary for a more satisfying and productive life. In addition, her goals are to educate the public, employers, advocates, families, educators, and clients on the individual's unique talents and skill sets for a more inclusive society. Susan provides therapy and life coaching for individuals with emotional and mental health issues, autistic adults, and serves as an advocate for her clients.

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