Jonpaul Figuera

Jonpaul Figueroa is a school psychologist and educational consultant. Raised in Puerto Rico and born from Puertorican parents, Jonpaul employs his multicultural experience in his practices as he works with children of diverse backgrounds and ethnicities. He has worked in a variety of capacities, including private and public sectors. JonPaul graduated from the University of South Carolina Aiken with a Bachelor’s of Arts in Psychology. He earned a Master’s degree in School Psychology and a Masters in Educational Leadership, from National Louis University.

Jonpaul has worked in the capacity of individual and family therapy with Streamwood Behavioral Health Center. His experiences working with families and children of diverse backgrounds have been instrumental in molding his philosophy of practice. Jonpaul’s experiences as a therapist have helped develop an appreciation for working with children with Autism, Anxiety Disorders, School Refusal, Eating Disorders, Mood Disorders and other conditions. As a school psychologist Jonpaul employs his experience as a behavioral analyst at Streamwood Behavioral Health Center to develop better evidenced and research based behavioral interventions for struggling students.

As a Bilingual school psychologist and consultant, Jonpaul has helped manage problem solving teams; he has a wealth of experience with evaluating students from culturally diverse backgrounds and needs. He consults with teachers on providing support for students who struggle academically and linguistically. He ensures that the interventions that are recommended are culturally and educationally sound.