Chris Aguirre, MS, AMFT
Early Adolescents (10-13), Middle Adolescents (14-17), Late Adolescents (18-21), Adults, Families, Parents, Couples, and Corporate Professionals.
Anxiety, Transitions, Stressful Family Situations, Academic Concerns, Loneliness, Parenting Struggles, and Relationship Concerns (Bilingual~ Fluent in Spanish).
“When we hit our lowest point, we may be open to our greatest change.” Chris knows these lessons happen through experience.
Chris is a father, husband, coach, and active member of the New Trier & North Shore community. He is a warm, genuine, lighthearted person to have by your side during trying times.
Well rounded part of the community
He has over a decade of experience supporting kids & families as a coach, mentor, and mental health provider. His education from the Family Institute at Northwestern University and previous experiences help him create a safe space for clients. He knows firsthand that families are the backbone of our society.
Prior to becoming a therapist, Chris was one of the top performers in the banking industry at Chase, which gave him a unique perspective on the stressors that families face. He knows what it takes to succeed, the importance of finding meaning at work, and having a balance to enjoy life to the fullest.
Parents & Couples
Prior to Inspire, Chris designed a parent-focused educational service at Chicago Public Schools that promoted student academic achievement. He developed customized plans for families to help them improve their lives as parents and as spouses.
He is a dedicated father and husband. Chris has coached both of his son’s various sports and loves helping families find peace, connection and find their laughter together again.
Chris is a basketball fanatic!! His oldest son is a point guard for New Trier’s team and you better believe Chris will be rooting from the front row! He also loves taking walks with his wife, playing chess, and anything that makes him laugh. He has tons of energy and is a great listener.
To contact Chris directly, call (847) 919-9096 ext. 34 or firstname.lastname@example.org.