joannphotoJoAnn S. Ellenberger, MSW,LCSW, NHA, C-ASWCM is a licensed clinical social worker, a licensed nursing home administrator, a certified Advanced Social Worker Care Manager through the National Association of Social Workers and a member of the Aging Life Care Association for 10 years.

She started Senior Adult Counseling Services after being a caregiver for a family member in 2003.  She has worked over 30 years with senior adults, and over 13 years with the mentally challenged population.

JoAnn has considerable expertise in counseling services, aging life care information, consultation and support to individuals living in their own private residences or in senior living facilities.

Counseling and Aging Life Care Information Specialty Services to the Senior Adult and Mentally Challenged populations is a response to the growing need for such services to these groups.  The goals for these services is to improve quality of life and to maximize the client’s potential in a dignified manner. Providing supportive services and counseling to family members is especially emphasized in order to meet the needs of each client.