Phone: 708-283-2706


Degrees and Certifications:

Licensed Social Worker LSW 2022 Governors State University: Masters in School Social Work 2017 Governors State University: Bachelors in Communication Disorders 2012

Mrs. Charisma Mabry-Peden

Mrs. Mabry-Peden is the School Social Worker at Richton Square this school year! This is her 2nd year counseling at Richton Square but her 4th year as a School Social Worker. She has experience working within the general education population & has over 8 years of experience working with children and young adults within the Communication Development (ASD) Program & Destiny (Medically fragile and Developmental Disabilities) program at a Special Education cooperative.

Mrs. Peden has experience working as a Medical Social Worker at the Hospice of the Calumet Area in Munster, Indiana. She continues to provide ongoing counseling as a Bereavement Volunteer. She has worked for a Residential therapeutic day school in Schererville, IN grades 4th-12th with a range of mental disorders. She has worked with kids and young adults with behavioral challenges, learning disabilities, ASD, ADHD, psychological disorders, and other needs. Mrs. Mabry-Peden's passion is to continue working with young children in need.

Mrs. Mabry-Peden enjoys spending quality time at home with her family and baby boy.

Mrs. Mabry-Peden's experiences have helped her become a more sensitive, respectful, and patient person.