Kate Born, MSW, LSW
Kate is a Licensed Social Worker in the State of Illinois. She completed her Masters in Social Work at the University of Houston with a focus on Clinical Social Work, and is a member of the National Association of Social Workers and the American Association of Christian Counselors.
Kate's style is warm and welcoming as she walks with clients through challenges. She enjoys working with individuals, groups, and families across the lifespan. Her professional experience includes counseling children, teens, and families affected by physical abuse, sexual abuse, and domestic violence. She has also worked in school settings and has provided counseling to people facing anxiety, depression, family issues, parenting issues, grief, and life transitions. She loves to help clients uncover their own gifts and strengths and to see how God can use these in the healing process.
Outside of the office, Kate has mentored students in youth and campus ministries. Kate enjoys baking, hiking, game nights, and spending time with her husband and two young children.
Specialties: Abuse, trauma, anxiety, life transitions, confidence building, play therapy, parent-child relationships, child development.