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. 

20200306_125613Melinda 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.