Carlos has been active in the social service field since 1990. He has previously worked as a Child Welfare Advanced Specialist, Clinical Screener for NIU, and Crisis Counselor. Carlos, being fluent in Spanish, has experience working with diverse populations and cultures. He focuses on recognizing the strengths we all have and common traits that bind us together, while offering concrete tools to resolve our differences. Carlos is adept at listening and clarifying feelings we have for ourselves, our family, or others that are important in our lives. He has been a Licensed Clinical Social Worker since 2005, earned his B.S. in Leisure Studies, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and his M.A. in Social Service Administration, University of Chicago.