Ellie obtains a Master’s degree in School Social Work from Aurora University, along with a Bachelor’s degree in Social Work from Western Illinois University. Ellie’s experience has ranged from working with children and families of domestic violence, to assisting children in the school, home, and center settings. Most of her experience is working with adolescents with cognitive and developmental disorders, including Autism Spectrum Disorder, Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder and Anxiety. She provides care by applying interventions such as Applied Behavior Analysis therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, and Motivational Interviewing. Ellie’s passion is to support individuals and families to help overcome obstacles, problem solve, and to make positive lasting changes.