Ellen Grenen is a Licensed Social Worker. She is currently a therapist completing advanced training in evidence-based treatments at the Depression and Anxiety Specialty Clinic of Chicago. She received her undergraduate degree from Hobart and William Smith Colleges. She then went on to earn a master’s degree in Social Work from the University of Chicago School of Social Service Administration with a concentration in clinical practice.
Ms. Grenen completed her graduate clinical internship with the Children’s Research Triangle, where she provided individual and family therapy to youth and adults with complex trauma histories using trauma-informed treatment approaches. After completing her master’s program, Ms. Grenen was an Adolescent Group Therapist with Compass Health Centers, where she utilized Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Acceptance Commitment Therapy (ACT), and Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT) to provide group therapy to adolescents struggling with severe anxiety and depression.
Ms. Grenen takes a client-centered and strengths-based approach to therapy. She is committed to ongoing training and supervision in evidence-based practice.
Ellen Grenen, LSW