First as a School Social Worker for 16 years, and later in private practice, I have helped hundreds of families build on their strengths.
Certifications and Skills
- Licensed Clinical Social Worker 2008-
- School Social Worker, State of Illinois, 1997-2013
- Child Specialist, Collaborative Law Institute of Illinois 2013-current
- Special Services Team Member, School Social Worker,Lake Villa School District, Lake Villa, IL.1997-2013
- Court-vetted Family Mediator, Lake County Circuit Court 2013-
- Hundreds of hours of training in Social Emotional Learning, Behavior concerns, Parental Attachment, Early Childhood and the Impact of Separation and Divorce on family life
- Pioneered the inclusion of mental health professionals in court-based mediation, Lake County, Il.