Collen (Cole) Vargas, MA, Bilingual Counselor

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Cole Vargas graduated with a Master's degree in Community Counseling at Northeastern Illinois University. Cole is working towards her Licensed Professional Counselor (LCPC) under the supervision of Reem K. Cutinello, LCSW. She is also bilingual and provides services in English and Spanish. Cole believes in working from a person-centered, strengths based approach; empowering clients to find direction, while providing a safe, positive environment.


Cole is bilingual and provides services in English and Spanish. She also holds additional training as an Illinois Domestic Violence Advocate (40 hour training), in Motivational Interviewing and as a Brief Strategic Family Therapist. She has experience working with adolescents, substance abuse, family issues, marital conflict, personal struggles, life adjustments, career decisions, and domestic violence. She is dedicated to her work as a counselor and passionate about her work with families as well as younger client populations.


To schedule a free phone consultation or appointment, please email us or call (630)777-7113.