Meet Our Team

Meet Our Team

Our Team

We are proud to have a diverse team, with a variety of backgrounds. Please enjoy short biographies of our team!

  • Bethany Borrenpohl Practice Owner

    Bethany Borrenpohl is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker who specializes in providing counseling services to the aging population.  Bethany graduated from SIU Edwardsville with her Master’s in Social Work.  She went on to work for a local mental health organizati…

  • 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. She has worked in the roles…

  • Lexi Bielong OFFICE MANAGER

    Lexi Bielong is proud to start working for Live Well Counseling Services, LLC as the Office Manager. Lexi has always had an interest in business and in office type work but went to school to become a Dental Assistant. She graduated from Nashville Community High…

  • Abbey Venturini
    Abbey Venturini Independent Contractor

    Bio Coming Soon!

  • Amanda Boeing
    Amanda Boeing

    Amanda Boeing is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker who has provided a variety of mental health services, including individual/group therapy, case work, and consultation, in various settings. Amanda earned her Bachelor of Science (B.S.) in Social Work and Masters…

  • Andrea Rako Independent Contractor

    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…

  • Brianne White
    Brianne White Independent Contractor

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  • Brittany Graham Independent Contractor

    Brittany Graham is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with a Master of Social Work degree from Southern Illinois University.  Brittany has over 10 years of experience working with at-risk and vulnerable populations in community and residen…

  • Carrie Ackerman
    Carrie Ackerman Independent Contractor

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  • Cheryl Logston Independent Contractor

    Cheryl Logston is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and earned her Master of Social Work from Southern Illinois University- Edwardsville. With over 25 years of experience in mental health field Cheryl brings a broad base of knowledge and ski…

  • CJ Endicott Independent Contractor

    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 Independent Contractor

    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….

  • Donna Tebbe
    Donna Tebbe INDEPENDENT CONTRACTOR

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  • Jarod Payne INDEPENDENT CONTRACTOR

    Jarod is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. He received his Master’s in Social Work from Southern Illinois University Edwardsville. Jarod comes from a background in medical social work where he assisted in arranging needed services for patien…

  • Joe Graham Independent Contractor

    Joseph Graham is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker who specializes in providing counseling services to underserved populations. Joseph completed his undergraduate degree in Social work from Southern Illinois University Edwardsvil…

  • Kathleen Carey
    Kathleen Carey INDEPENDENT CONTRACTOR

    Kathleen Carey is a licensed clinical social worker with a Bachelor’s degree from the University of Iowa and a Master’s degree from the University of Illinois at Chicago. Kat has over 30 years’ experience working with clients in a variety of set…

  • Kory May
    Kory May INDEPENDENT CONTRACTOR

    Bio Coming Soon!

  • Linda Schuh
    Linda Schuh Independent Contractor

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  • Melanie Jesse Independent Contractor

    Melanie Jesse is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker who specializes in grief and loss and counseling the aging population. Melanie graduated from MacMurray College with a bachelor’s degree in Social Work and went on to the University of…

  • Nancy Leefers
    Nancy Leefers INDEPENDENT CONTRACTOR

    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 near Carlinville, IL. She has extensive forensic exp…

  • Pam Jackson INDEPENDENT CONTRACTOR

    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…

  • Rachel Denzin
    Rachel Denzin Independent Contractor

    Bio Coming Soon!

  • Rose Lafferty
    Rose Lafferty Independent Contractor

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  • Saiyd Joyce
    Saiyd Joyce INDEPENDENT CONTRACTOR

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  • Tonia Short Independent Contractor

    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 pass…

  • Valerie Duff Independent Contractor

    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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