Catherine Marquard has been working with children, adolescents and adults for almost ten years. Her journey began in Madison WI where she worked with youth in a correctional facility while obtaining her undergraduate degree from the University of Wisconsin- Madison. While earning her Master of Social Work degree, Catherine supported individuals living with cancer and their loved ones at Gilda’s Club Chicago. After graduating from the University of Illinois at Chicago, Catherine began guiding students as the Lead Social Worker for several years in various schools settings across the Chicagoland area. Catherine is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with a well rounded and diverse background in social work and as has an incredible passion for helping others.

Catherine supports children, tweens, teens, young adults and adults.

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Sarah Goodworth, MSW, LCSW

Sarah Goodworth, MSW, LCSW is a licensed clinical social worker who received her Bachelors degree in Social Worker at Loras College and her Masters in Social Work at St. Ambrose University. Sarah began her career as a school social worker in a therapeutic day school supporting individuals aged 0-21. After moving to the Chicagoland area, Sarah transitioned into the healthcare setting where she intervened in crisis situations and linked community members to resources in a large hospital system. Sarah’s career has provided her the ability to work with many diverse backgrounds including children and their families, caregivers, older adults, individuals living with chronic health needs and veterans. Sarah spent several years volunteering for a local service organization providing crisis counseling and case management services. Sarah’s holistic approach to care helps her provide innovative evidenced based support.

Sarah supports individuals 18 years of age and older. 

Melinda Gronen, MA, LCSW


Melinda Gronen, MA, LCSW, is a licensed clinical social worker who received her Master of Arts degree in 2000 from the University of Chicago’s School of Social Service Administration. Melinda is the founder of Melinda Gronen Counseling, LLC and Caped Crusaders Consulting, LLC. Good Guidance, LLC and Melinda Gronen Counseling, LLC are excited to collaborate in providing innovative programs, trainings, and services to children, families, and  youth serving professionals.