Catherine is a multi-certified and licensed clinical professional counselor, nationally and internationally known for her parent training programs. She is the owner of Gruener Consulting and the Chief Executive Officer of the Encouragement Parenting Division.
Though Gruener Consulting only began operating in 2012, Catherine has been recognized worldwide for her outstanding leadership and commitment to the health and wellbeing of children and parents.
She has earned numerous awards from Elite Women Worldwide, Top Female Executive, and Elite American Educators, to inclusion in the 2017 Marquis' Who's Who, a chapter dedicated to her work in the Top 101 Industry Experts book, and has been recognized as the 2018 Female Visionary of the Year by the International Associate of Top Professionals.
The Encouragement Parenting Division offers online courses, private consultations, video tips, weekly inspirations, and a supportive community for registered members. Encouragement Parenting is an enlightening and empowering approach, that uses intuitive, expressive, and experiential trainings to support parents living their best lives. Through her dynamic classes and offerings, Catherine shares her knowledge, teaching and guiding with enthusiasm, joy and kindness. Find out more at www.encouragemenparenting.com. Testimonials: “I loved this class.” V. “It has built confidence in the positive things we do, and motivated me to realize and work on those things that can be improved.” E. “I felt really encouraged.” M. “I want more.” J.
She is an active volunteer with and is affiliated with several national and state professional organizations including, the North American Society of Adlerian Professionals, the American Counseling Association, the Illinois Mental Health Counselors Association, , the Illinois Counselors Association, and the Association for Child and Adolescent Counselors in Illinois where she holds an executive board membership in the role as Secretary.
Our Interview: Encouragement Parenting: 3 Life Lessons You Learn Before 5
Heartfelt, inspirational, and informative, Catherine Gruener supports parents in creating more fulfilling, more loving, more connected relationships at home. Explore the first 3 life lessons that we learn before the age of 5; what those are and how we as parents can support our children.
To listen to Catherine Gruener and get her FREE gift (The Free Gift is one of Catherine's core handouts from Encouragement Parenting Store. Participants will receive a code to get that for free. Catherine will also be giving participants 20% off on all of her Encouragement Parenting Packages) Register Here (Available on the day of the broadcast)