Department of Psychiatry

Penn Behavioral Health

Courtney Weiner, Ph.D.

Courtney Weiner, Ph.D.
Licensed Psychologist
Clinical Director

Courtney Weiner, Ph.D. is the Clinical Director at the Child and Adolescent OCD, Tic, Trich, and Anxiety Group (COTTAGe) at the University of Pennsylvania.  She received her Bachelor of Science from Lehigh University in Pennsylvania and completed a post-baccalaureate program in psychology at Harvard University. Dr. Weiner completed her clinical internship at the NYU Child Study Center and Bellevue Hospital and received her Ph.D. in clinical psychology from Boston University in 2012.  Dr. Weiner specializes in the assessment and treatment of child anxiety, mood, and related disorders.  She also has specialized training in the treatment of children with co-occurring anxiety and sleep difficulties.  Under the mentorship of Drs. Donna Pincus and Jonathan Comer of Boston University, she completed her dissertation on the nature of sleep-related problems among anxious youth.  She has worked as a clinician at the Center for Anxiety and Related Disorders (CARD) of Boston University, McLean Hospital/Harvard Medical School, NYU Child Student Center, and Bellevue Hospital.  She has worked in outpatient, inpatient, and partial day hospitalization settings with young children, adolescents, and adults. 

Dr. Weiner has a special interest in disseminating information about best practices in the assessment and treatment of childhood anxiety to the community. She has provided several workshops and trainings for school staff, parents, and other mental health service providers. She has presented her research at professional conferences, including the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies and the American Public Health Association.  Dr. Weiner’s research has been published in Child & Family Behavior Therapy, Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, Journal of Behavioral Health Services and Research, and Journal of Developmental & Behavioral Pediatrics. She is a member of the American Psychological Association and the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies.

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