Amber Courtney, MA, OTR/L

Psychiatry


Commitment to Patient-Centered Care

"I enjoy partnering with patients to rediscover and develop their unique talents and interests. I believe increasing engagement in meaningful life roles helps our patients maintain independence and share their creative abilities with the world."

Clinical Expertise

Amber is an occupational therapist specializing in mental health. She believes in approaching care with the whole person in mind by providing opportunities to create change. Amber works primarily with people experiencing mood and interpersonal challenges by addressing motivation level, environmental aspects, and sensory and cognitive issues. She collaborates with patients to restore meaningful volunteer and employment roles through Members Give Back, a vocational rehabilitation program tailored to the unique needs of our patients. She earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in International Politics and Spanish at Hamline University before completing a Master of Arts in Occupational Therapy degree from St. Catherine University.

Credibility

  • Board certified as an occupational therapist, National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy
  • Licensed by the state of Minnesota

Professional Affiliations

  • American Occupational Therapy Association
  • Minnesota Occupational Therapy Association

Personal

"I enjoy exploring nature in new places and getting to know people along the way."