Catherine Gruener, M.A., M.A., LCPC, NCC, BC-TMH, PDTC
Catherine is a mental health clinician of 25 years and the owner of Gruener Consulting, a counseling and education company providing online educational webinars, classes, and courses for adults and parents seeking emotional wellness and parents of intense and asynchronous children.
She is a national presenter and teacher, presenting numerous times at local and national organizations that focus on emotional well-being. She authored the 2016 Parenting Young Gifted Children what to expect when you have the unexpected book and has a chapter dedicated to her in America's Leading Ladies Who Positively Impact the World 2019 Amazon best seller. She has been recognized by the International Association for Top Professionals Top Female Visionary Award (2018), Lifetime Achievement Award (2019), and Clinical Professional Counselor of the Year (2016), Marquis Who's Who (2017), Elite Women Worldwide, Elite American Educators, Top Female Executive 3 times since 2012, and has a chapter dedicated to her in the "Top 101 Industry Expert publication."
Catherine holds masters degrees in neuropsychology and clinical counseling, is a nationally certified counselor, board certified in tele-mental health and a certified Positive Discipline educator. She has worked in mental health counseling, assessing, researching, publishing, and professionally speaking since 1995 in the United States and in the South Pacific.