Jennifer Geltz, MSW, LCSW
Jennifer Geltz is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. Jennie’s positive focus on people’s strengths and helping people grow new areas of coping for life’s challenges’ is part of her passion for working with people.
Jennie obtained in bachelors degree in Social Work from Illinois State University in Normal, IL and a Masters in Social Work from Aurora University in Aurora, Il with a focus on working with school systems and adolescents and families in their community.
Jennie has experience working with individuals, groups and families providing therapy in a community mental health and addiction treatment agency as well as working with school districts. She has lead youth groups and large events for youth around drug and alcohol prevention as well as recovery oriented community events.
Jennie specializes in working with women, men, adolescents and families around cooccurring mental health problems and drug and alcohol problems. Helping to motivate clients to change in these often-difficult areas in ones life as well as focusing on the person’s goals and desires for help are areas of focus in starting a therapeutic relationship. Jennie works with families to education them on what their loved one is experiencing and then taking problem solving to the next level by helping families through conflict management towards positive growth.
Jennie’s areas of specialty are: Anxiety, Bi-Polar, Depression, Drug and Alcohol Problems, Trauma and impact on both women and men, LGBTQ population, adolescents and transition of life phases and holistic life wellness.
Jennie sees clients at the Sandwich office.