Credentials

 

 
 

DEGREES:

  • M.S. Counseling, National Louis University, Graduation: June 2009
  • B.S. Recreation & Park Administration/Therapeutic Recreation, Illinois State University, Graduation: June 1993

CERTIFICATIONS:

  • 40 Hour Divorce Mediation Training, Northwestern University
  • Interdisciplinary Collaborative Law Practice Training, Collaborative Law Institute of Illinois
  • Domestic Violence 20 Hour Partner Intervention Facilitator Training
  • Domestic Violence 40 Hour Certification

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS AND AWARDS:

  • American Counseling Association (ACA)
  • American Society on Aging (ASA)
  • Illinois Mental Health Counseling Association (IMHCA)
  • National Autism Association (ASA)
  • Collaborative Law Institute of Illinois
  • International Academy of Collaborative Professionals
  • Empowered Leadership Award, 2007 Woman Within/Women in Circle
 
 

PROFESSIONAL TRAININGS:

  • Collaborating Financially; Jeffrey Brend 2013
  • The Aging Brain; Roy Steinberg 2012
  • Psychiatric Disorders in the Aging Population; Kortner Nygard 2011
  • Trauma in Children; Kelli Underwood March 2009
  • Family Systems and Trauma; Mary Jo Barrett February 2009
  • Working with Couples; Peg Duros February 2009
  • Trauma Focused CBT (TF-CBT); January 2009
  • Treating Shock and Trauma in Children; Vito Alberga January 2009
  • The Multi Disordered Client & DBT Anita Mandley January 2009
  • Working with Adolescents; Nancy Gardner October 2008
  • Treating The Sex Offender; Joel Falco October 2008
  • Human Services and The Law; Mike Just July 2008
  • Treating Shock and Trauma in Adults; Vito Alberga January 2008

 

  • Esther Perel's Couple's Counseling Approach; Esther Perel 2018
  • Losing a Loved one to Drug Overdose; John Hurd, LCSW 2018
  • The Collaborative Process Act; Jenner and Block 2017
  • How to Talk to Teen so Teens Will Listen; 2017
  • Boundary Issues in Counseling; 2017
  • Sexual Healing: Sexual Healing for Abuse Survivors and Their Partners; Amy Steinhauer 2017
  • Dealing with High conflict Personalities in Divorce; Bill Eddy 2017
  • Supporting out LGBTQ Students; Allyson Adams 2016
  • Self Disclosure in Counseling; 2016
  • Building a Peacemaking Practice; Carl Rossi 2015
  • Parental Alienation: What it is and How to Manage it; Richard Warshak, Ph.D. 2014