Luis is a bilingual Licensed Professional Counselor in the State of Illinois. He received his B.A. in Psychology and Latino Studies from Northeastern Illinois University, M.A. in Mental Health Counseling from Trinity International University, and M.A. in Theological Studies from Trinity Evangelical Divinity School.
Luis considers counseling to be the key component in understanding the underlying issues surrounding our emotional well-being. Clients can expect Luis to meet them where they are with empathy and intuition. He has experience working with clients across gender, ethnic, generational, or religious differences. His practice is informed by his faith, and he believes spirituality can be a vital piece of the therapeutic process when a client is open to the concept.
Luis enjoys working with men, couples, families, and youth, dealing with a variety of issues including marital conflicts, career, anxiety, depression, trauma, and spiritual concerns. It is his desire to help clients move beyond their presenting struggles and develop a healthier, holistic perspective on their lives. Luis is dedicated to creating supportive yet empowering relationships that allow his clients to obtain the skills and knowledge they need to continue the process of healing. Though not limited to these areas, Luis's work has led him to focus on:
- Adolescent Concerns and Behavior Problems
- Relationship Issues
- Couples Counseling
- Family Therapy
- Multicultural Counseling
- Men's Issues
Further, Luis is certified to administer the Prepare/Enrich Assessment, a valuable tool for pre-marital work.
In his free time, Luis enjoys playing soccer, reading, and spending quality time with his beloved wife and daughter.
Luis also sees clients at these partnering church locations: