2019, LA, California, USA
Catherine Gruener

Catherine Gruener

Heartfelt, inspirational, and informative. Catherine is nationally and internationally known for her parent training programs. Parenting is her passion. Encouragement Parenting is an enlightening and empowering approach, that uses intuitive, expressive, and experiential trainings to support parents living their best lives. Catherine shares her knowledge, teaching and guiding with enthusiasm, joy and kindness. Experience Encouragement Parenting demonstrations at Booth 607 and join her at her talk 10am Saturday at the Mindfulness and Wellbeing Stage.

What Client’s Have Said…..
“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.

Catherine has been recognized worldwide for her outstanding leadership. The International Association of Top Professionals, presented her with their Top Female Visionary for 2018 at their recent Gala in New York at The Ritz Carlton Battery Park. She has been inducted into Elite American Educators, Elite Women Worldwide, Marquis Who’s Who and selected as “Outstanding Professional of the Year” by Cambridge Who’s Who. She was also selected as “Top Female Executive” and was featured in a chapter in the “Top 101 Industry Expert publication.” In 2016 IAOTP honored her as the “Top Clinical Professional Counselor of the Year.”
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.