Kathryn Lige, ACSW

Social Worker, Student Success Program

Child Mind Institute, San Francisco Bay Area

Kathryn Lige, ACSW, is a social worker in the Student Success Program at the Child Mind Institute, San Francisco Bay Area. Throughout her studies and career, she has served many communities of color, tackling social-emotional challenges. She has extensive experience working in school and university settings and providing psychoeducation to children, adolescents and young adults. Ms. Lige has experience with evidence-based interventions such as motivational interviewing and cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT).

Ms. Lige has conducted social-emotional learning groups, developed psychoeducation curriculums, and worked one-on-one with children and families to support improved academic and behavioral outcomes.


  • School Social Work Intern, Atmosphere Academy Public Charter School, Bronx, NY
  • Social Work Intern, Kaiser Permanente Educational Outreach Program, Baldwin Park, CA


  • MS, Social Work, Columbia University, New York, NY
  • BA, Social Work, California State University of Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA