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Professional BackgroundSue Gruen is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW). Sue graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Madison with her Master of Science in Social Work (MSSW) in 2003. Sue has experience working in various community outreach programs and utilizes her experience to help connect clients to community resources when appropriate.
Additional TrainingSue completed additional training in Level I Gottman Marriage Counseling, is certified to administer the Prepare-Enrich Relationship Inventory: a tool utilized to strengthen a couple's relationship, and Brainspotting: a technique to help heal the emotional and psychological scars of traumatic experiences. Sue has also completed our specialized training to integrate one's own faith into the therapy process. For more information, please visit our Frequently Asked Questions page.
Areas of FocusSue's therapeutic approaches may include: Cognitive Behavior Therapy, and Solution Focused Therapy in working with:
- Relationship Counseling and Pre-Marriage Preparation
- Marriage Enrichment and Divorce Prevention
- Abuse and Trauma Work
- Bipolar Disorder or Depression
- Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
- Stress and Anxiety Disorders
- Divorce/Step-Family Issues
- Grief Work
- Women Issues