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…

  • 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…

  • 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….

  • Dawn Schulte Independent Contractor

    “Between stimulus and response, there’s a space. In that space lies our power to choose our response. In our response lies our growth and our freedom.” Viktor Frankl
    Dawn Schulte is a Clinical Social Worker, licensed in Missouri and Illinois, with…

  • Jessica Beasley
    Jessica Beasley Independent Contractor

    Bio Coming Soon!

  • Linda Schuh Independent Contractor

    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…

  • Lori Goldenberg
    Lori Goldenberg Independent Contractor

    Bio Coming Soon!

  • 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…

  • Patricia Miller Independent Contractor

    Hello, my name is Patricia Miller, LCSW. I have been a social worker for the past six years. My first 3 years I spent working as an advocate for individuals with intellectual disabilities, and on the Illinois Crisis team in Chicago. I have since moved to Southern Illinois…

  • Rachel Denzin Independent Contractor

    Rachel Denzin is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, who earned her bachelor’s degree in Human Development and Family Studies, a master’s degree in School Social Work, and additional master’s degree in Education, Organization and Leadersh…

  • Rose Lafferty
    Rose Lafferty Independent Contractor

    Bio Coming Soon!

  • 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…

  • Colleen Mock Practicum Student

    Colleen Mock has her B.S. in psychology and is currently finishing up her master’s in clinical psychology at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville. Colleen has experience working as an at home caregiver for the elderly and specializes in…

  • Brandon Secrist Practicum Student

    Brandon Secrist is a graduate student at Southern Illinois University: Edwardsville working towards his MSW degree and eventually towards an LSCW certification. Prior to attending SIUE Brandon earned his bachelor’s degree from Blackburn College…

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