• Susan-814.835.6880 | David-814.836.0406
  • 3939 West Ridge Rd Erie, PA 16506

Moore-Motily & Motily, LLP

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"Taking the first step toward getting help is often the most difficult. Our professional help is available to you but you must make the first call."

Susan Moore-Motily, MA

Licensed Psychologist

David M. Motily, MA, LPC

Licensed Professional Counselor

"The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched. They must be felt within the heart."

Helen Keller

Susan Moore-Motily, MA
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I am a master-level Licensed Psychologist with 35 years of experience in the counseling field. I have been employed with the Erie County Rape Crisis Center, Hamot Behavioral Health & The Achievement Center. I have been focusing on my private practice since 1993.

My specialty areas include:

  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorders (OCD)
  • Grief
  • Survivors of Childhood Abuse
  • Women's Growth
  • Spirituality Issues

Insurance Plans Accepted:

  • Highmark BC/BS
  • UPMC
  • Aetna
  • Coventry/ Health America
  • Optun
  • United Health Care
  • Value Options
  • I am sorry but I am not a Medicare or a Medicaid provider.

I prefer to work with adult women. I use different techniques, adjusting them to meet your specific needs. I may use Cognitive-Behavioral, Symptom Focused, Interpersonal, DBT& Insight Orientated techniques, to name a few. Exposure & Response Prevention is specifically applied with anxiety & OCD issues.

I am a provider for numerous insurance companies & will work with you to navigate the sometimes confusing insurance issues.

I look forward to meeting with you.

"To experience peace does not mean that your life is always blissful. It means that you are capable of tapping into a blissful state of mind amidst the normal chaos of a hectic lif."

Jill Bolte Taylor

David M. Motily, MA, LPC

Having worked in the addiction treatment field since 1977, I have expanded my work since entering Private Practice in 1998. I enjoy working with adults already in recovery, adults who were raised in homes with addicted parent(s) and adults living with an addicted spouse or partner. When working with clients struggling with depression and anxiety, I utilize cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT). In 2007, I completed The Behavioral Therapy Institute / Obsessive Compulsive Foundation and since that time, have treated OCD and other anxiety disorders.

My specialty areas include:

  • Adults in Twelve Step Recovery Programs
  • Anxiety or Fears
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorders (OCD)
  • Adults from Homes with Addiction
  • Schema Therapy
  • Addictive Disorders

Issues I treat include:

  • Behavioral Issues
  • Chronic Relapse from Addictive Disorders
  • Depression
  • Loss or Grief
  • Mood Disorder

Treatment Orientation:

  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Humanistic
  • Interpersonal
  • Mindfulness based Cognitive Therapy (MBCT)
  • Spirituality
  • Twelve Step Orientation/Focus

 Client Focus:

  • Gender - All
  • Ethniclty - Any
  • Age – Adults
  • Modality - Individuals

Insurance Plans Accepted:

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • Health America
  • Highmark
  • MHN/Managed Health Network
  • Magellan Behavorial Health
  • United Healthcare
  • United Behavioral Health/Optum (UBH)
  • UPMC
  • Value Options
  • I am sorry but I am not a Medicare or a Medicaid provider.


  • Average Cost $80
  • Accepts Credit Cards
  • I will work with you to navigate the sometimes confusing insurance issues.

To Contact Susan:

Phone: (814) 835-6880
Fax: (888) 837-3885

Office: 3939 West Ridge Rd
Suite B-25 Erie,
Pennsylvania 16506

E-mail - smooremotily@verizon.net

To Contact David:

Phone: (814) 836-0406
Fax: (888) 837-3885

Office: 3939 West Ridge Rd
Suite B-44 Erie,
Pennsylvania 16506

E-mail - dmmotily@mac.com