Leah R, LCSW

Where are you from? I was born and raised in the Western Suburbs of Chicago. After college and grad school, I lived in Indianapolis, IN for about 3 years before coming back to the city.
What did you study?Social Work.
What do you specialize in? -I really enjoy working with children who struggle with behavioral disorders, along with ASD.
-I also find trauma to be a interesting and challenging in a very full filling way.
-I love working with families in the home and conducting family therapy sessions.
Coffee or Tea?Iced coffee!
Favorite therapeutic swing?Platform and cocoon swing.
What you do consider your greatest accomplishment? Being a mom to my two kids – Ava and James.
Books or Movies?Both.
Where would you go on your dream vacation?Traveling around Europe with my family (with a butler and nanny).
What is your favorite children’s book or song? Book: The Wonderful Things You Will Be
Song: Anything BUT Baby Shark and 5 Finger Family 🙂
What skill are you most proud of? Professionally, I believe I’m empathetic and very person-centered/strengths-based. I love seeing clients succeed and reach their own unique goals. I’m compassionate and love being part of a team that shares the same passion in helping others.
Winter or Summer?Both! I love living in an area with 4 seasons.
Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Department Head
Blue Bird Day Staff and Leah Renfro