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Catherine’s New Book

Is Now Available!

Good Stories Uplift the Spirit. Oprah Winfrey and 50 Prestigious Leaders, Passionate Advocates of Positive Thought share inspirational life lessons on how to find and keep a hopeful attitude for a lifetime of success and happiness, Listen to what they have to say, tune into the mindset that creates the power to bounce back time-and-again from great challenges and serious setbacks.

Read Stories of courage and triumph as 50 women including Oprah Winfrey, Melinda Gates, Mallika Chopra, Pat Sampson, Cordelia Gaffer, Catherine Gruener and so many more. share their triumphs, tribulations, and lessons learned.

Top 101 Industry Experts

Parenting Young Gifted Children: What to Expect When you Have the Unexpected

Minority and Cross-Cultural Aspects of Neuropsychological Assessment, 2002 version (Chapter 8)

About Me

  Contact me for speaking engagements at (872)395-8031  

Catherine combines her knowledge from 2 masters degrees, one in neuropsychology and second in clinical counseling, 28 years of experience in mental health, certifications in Positive Discipline, trainings from the Yale Parent Center in Parent Management, and research on the Social and Emotional Needs of Gifted children, as a licensed and nationally certified clinical professional counselor and parent educator, to provide uplifting, engaged, experiential trainings and talks for paid speaking events.

Previous Engagements: The Best You Expo, The Wellness Universe, The Rest and Relax Club on Clubhouse, The Davidson Institute, Chicago Gifted Community Center, Illinois Association for Gifted Children, Quest Academy, The Science and Arts Academy, The Avery Coonley School, Social and Emotional Needs of Gifted Organization, Parents of Gifted Education, Community Organization for Gifted Children 

Client Results

“The Strategies….Panic Erase Method……2-Minute-Mind-Reset…..Information on Anxiety…..

I can’t thank you enough”

“Your calming and empowering techniques are having a transformative effect on me already! Thank you so much for sharing this life changing information!”

“I learned more in 1 session than 7 months of play therapy.”


(872) 395-8031