"No one can make you feel inferior without your consent."
Eleanor Roosevelt


Today you are one step closer to a new you where you feel empowered and on a positive path to growth and well-being.

Our goal is to help you uncover your true potential and lead a life that is worth celebrating. While we can't change difficult situations of the past, we can work together to better understand and resolve challenges in your life. By applying complementary therapy approaches and techniques, we will unearth long-standing behavior patterns or negative perceptions that may be holding you back from experiencing a more fulfilling and meaningful life.

If you're looking for extra support and guidance through a challenging situation or you're just ready to move in a new direction in your life, we look forward to working with you to achieve your goals.

Please call or email our office for an individual, couples or family therapy consultation today.

We conveniently have offices located in Bourbonnais, IL., Chicago, IL., and Joliet, IL. 

About Us

Our Focus

Our focus is Excellence, Quality and Integrity.   

Mr. Aquino is a bilingual (English/Spanish) Early Intervention Specialist, Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor, Approved Clinical Supervisor, Certified Clinical Trauma Professional, Certified Forensic Psychosocial Rehabilitation Specialist and Certified Anger Management Specialist-II. Mr. Aquino is a recognized authority in the areas of family strengthening, leadership development and cross-cultural issues. 

Over the last 23 years, Mr. Aquino is experienced in working with a broad range of emotional and mental problems with children, adolescents, individuals, couples, and families.   

Over the years, Mr. Aquino has incorporated innovative processes with an interactive focus to engage audiences. Focusing on creating and presenting programs for employee career development, crisis management, and outpatient services.   

He motivated, trained, and mentored individuals, organizations, and community groups. He authored various curriculum addressing violence prevention, family strengthening, and marriage preservation. He previously served as the Director of Counseling and Wellness Center for the University of St. Francis, clinical director for a child welfare agency, psychology adjunct professor, consultant to school districts, government agencies, and business organizations.  

Mr. Aquino appeared and featured in various community television and radio programs. He also received honorable mention in newspaper articles in recognition for his services. He is a recipient of numerous awards and honors for program development and community leadership which include but not limited to: Illinois Counselor Association 2016 Site Supervisor of the Year Award, Making the Difference, and The Community Leadership Award by Joliet Region Chamber of Commerce and Industry. 

Click Here to view an honorable mention from the University of St. Francis.

What We Do

Aquino Clinical Services, Inc. provides innovative culturally competent clinical services in response to the needs of the clients we serve. We work proactively to understand and address the mental health concerns of culturally and ethically diverse clients. We are committed to on-going needs assessment and program evaluation to ensure that our services are accessible and welcoming. In doing so, we build hope and improve lives. 

We provide confidential psychological services and strive to provide these services in an atmosphere that is welcoming, comfortable and multi-culturally sensitive for all clients. Counseling services are offered in an office setting.   

We offer counseling services regardless of gender, race, religion, ethnicity or sexual orientation.

Treatment Specialization

  • Immigration Reports
  • Court Reports
  • Couples Counseling
  • Family Counseling 
  • Parenting Support 
  • Grief Counseling 
  • Work and Career Issues 
  • Stress Management 
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Anxiety Disorders 
  • Anger Management
  • Children/Adolescent Behavioral Issues
  • Child Abuse Victims
  • Codependency 
  • Crisis Intervention
  • Depression 
  • Domestic Violence 
  • Mood Disorders 
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder 
  • Self Harm 
  • Survivors of Sexual Assault/Abuse  

Joliet Office

Counseling services in English and Spanish

350 Houbolt Rd, Ste 207 Joliet, Illinois 60431

Phone: (815) 409-6295 FAX: (815) 745-4192


By Appointment Only

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Mailing Address

Aquino Clinical Services, Inc.

1511 N Convent St. STE 700-191, Bourbonnais, Illinois 60914

(815) 409-6295