Cortney received her Bachelors degree in social work from Misericordia University in 2013. In 2015, she received her Masters degree in social work from Marywood University. She is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker after completing her clinical hours in a drug and alcohol outpatient setting and private practice in the local community. As a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Cortney has experience with many mental health disorders and emotional problems. Her framework includes empowering an individual to explore their relational patterns and understand themselves in a deep and meaningful manner.