Barbara Wahler

  • Barbara Wahler

  • HS College Counselor
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  • 773-465-2662 x8456

Barbara returns to Chicago Waldorf School in 2017 as our new College Counselor. Previously, Barbara worked here as a counseling assistant and then as an education support teacher. She spent ten years as a Guidance Counselor at Notre Dame High School for Girls, doing college, personal, academic, and career counseling. She has been a social worker as part of Howard Area Community Center’s after school program and was a teacher/therapist at Victor C. Newman School. Barbara holds a Masters in Social Work from Loyola University Chicago, is an Illinois certified school social worker, and maintains a private psychotherapy practice as an LCSW (Licensed Clinical Social Worker). In addition, she is chair of the NASW-IL chapter’s Committee on Diversity and Cultural Competence and is an active antiracism organizer and trainer.  Barbara has taken Arcturus Teacher Training courses in the past and hopes to resume them in the future.