Meet Our Team

Meet Our Team

Our Team

All clinical staff are Independently Contracted

  • Bethany Borrenpohl Practice Owner and Licensed Clinical Social Worker

    Bethany Borrenpohl is a Licensed Clinical Social who started this practice in 2015. Bethany graduated from SIU Edwardsville with her Master’s in Social Work. She went on to work for a local mental health organization providing counseling…

  • Brittany Irwin Director of Business Development

    With over 5 years in the business of long-term care, Brittany Irwin has a variety of experience. Her role in the company is both to recruit and establish practitioners as well as overall company growth and expansion…

  • Lexi Bielong OFFICE MANAGER

    Lexi Bielong has been with Live Well Counseling Services since 2017. What started out as a part-time role quickly turned into full-time. She took on the role of Office Manager in early 2019. She graduated Kaskaskia College in 2015. Lexi and her husband have…

  • Andrea Rako Licensed Clinical Social Worker

    Andrea Rako is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with 24+ years of social work experience in the local community. Andrea received her Bachelor’s and Master’s Degrees in Social Work from Southern Illinois University at Carbondale. Since…

  • Anne Calvert Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor

    Bio coming soon!

  • Christina Gall Licensed Clinical Social Worker

    Christina Gall is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and has 12 years of experience in the social work field ranging from working with adolescence to geriatrics. She is a certified Dementia Practitioner and has experience in the long-term care setting, as well…

  • CJ Endicott Licensed Clinical Social Worker

    Carolyn “CJ” Endicott is a graduate of Washington University in St. Louis, Mo.  She has a Master’s in Social Work.  She is Licensed Clinical Social Worker with over 20 years’ experience working in the mental health field. Her time spent working in comm…

  • Cyndie Kieffer Licensed Clinical Social Worker

    Cyndie Kieffer is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in Illinois & Indiana who combined her passion for helping people with her love of dogs. Cyndie is a Certified Professional Practitioner of Animal Assisted Play Therapy™ through the International Institute of An….

  • Jennifer Layton Licensed Social Worker

    Hi, my name is Jennifer Layton (Jen), I’m a Licensed Social Worker (LSW). I graduated with a B.A. in Human Behavior and Psychology from the University of Kansas in 1995 and my Master’s Degree in Social Work with a Clinical Focus from the University of Kansas in 2006…

  • Jessica Beasley
    Jessica Beasley Licensed Clinical Social Worker

    Bio Coming Soon!

  • Ji Min Kim
    Ji Min Kim Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor

    Bio coming soon!

  • Laura Marcum Licensed Clinical Social Worker

    Laura Marcum is a Licensed Clinical Social worker with over 17 years’ experience helping clients work through grief, women’s issues, depression, anxiety, and substance use disorder. Additionally, she has a special interest in aging and memory care…

  • Laurie Dobrinich
    Laurie Dobrinich Licensed Clinical Social Worker

    Bio Coming Soon!

  • Lindsay Orlowski
    Lindsay Orlowski Licensed Clinical Social Worker

    Therapy is often the first of many steps one will take on the journey of balancing the stress and demands of life with the human drive for happiness and wellbeing. I am honored to be entrusted to walk some of this journey with you and my hope is…

  • Linda Schuh Licensed Clinical Social Worker

    Linda Schuh has a BSW from SIUE and MSW from Washington University St. Louis. She has been practicing social work for 20 years. She has worked in the school setting, in patient and out pt units and currently working for the Air National Guard…

  • Nancy Leefers
    Nancy Leefers Licensed Clinical Social Worker

    Nancy Leefers is a licensed clinical social worker, licensed in IL and FL,  with 38 years of experience.  Nancy received her Master’s degree from St. Louis University and resides on a cattle farm in Central Illinois. She has extensive forensic exp…

  • Pam Jackson Licensed Clinical Social Worker

    Pam is a licensed clinical social worker and earned both her bachelor’s and master’s degrees in Social Work from SIU Carbondale. With over 24 years’ experience that includes hospice, home health, private practice, long term care, hospital cons…

  • Regan Cunningham Licensed Social Worker

    Are you experiencing depression or anxiety? Feeling overwhelmed? Burnt out? Coping in ways that you recognize to be unhealthy? Let me help you reframe your thoughts and use evidence based techniques to manage your mood and emotions…

  • Rose Lafferty
    Rose Lafferty Licensed Clinical Social Worker

    Bio Coming Soon!

  • Sabrina Marlow Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor

    Are you feeling overwhelmed, hurt, sad, angry, worried, or even heartbroken? Are you looking to get some things off your mind to a trusted professional? Have you experienced traumatic events or not even sure if it would be considered traumatic? We can find the answer to that together. I have approximately 4 years of experience…

  • Tiffany Shurtz Licensed Clinical Social Worker

    Tiffany Shurtz has been practicing social work for over 14 years. Tiffany has a BSW from Murray State University in Murray, KY, and a MSW with an emphasis in Hispanic Culture from Our Lady of the Lake University in San Antonio, Texas.

  • Tonia Short Licensed Clinical Social Worker

    Tonia Short is a graduate of Saint Louis University. She has a Masters in Social Work and is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in Illinois and Missouri. She has over 15 years of experience working in hospice and palliative care. Tonia has a strong passion for…

  • Valerie Duff Licensed Clinical Social Worker

    Valerie is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. She works closely with SIU School of Medicine’s Department for Alzheimer’s and Related Disorders and specializes in working with people who have concerns about their memory. She receive…

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