Areas of Interest
Assessment and treatment of children, adolescents, and adults, including individual, family, and group treatment. Interests in general mental health, including mood disorders, behavioral disorders, ADHD across the lifespan, grief issues, stress management, and life adjustment issues. Client centered with an emphasis on a collaborative approach to treatment.
Masters Degree in Social Work, UW Milwaukee, 1980
Mary has worked as a social worker since receiving her degree. Experience includes the Department of Social Services in Oconto County and Washington County. Since 1989 she has worked as a therapist for outpatient mental health clinics.
Born and raised on a dairy farm in Northern Wisconsin and worked her way through college. Married in 1984 and lives with her husband in the West Bend area. In addition to gardening, lawn work, reading, and some traveling she loves her two little Cockapoos, Molly and Maggie.
*Note: Ms. Gonwa treats patients age 6 & older.