Jon Caes 

Phone: (855) 543-7687 x701
Email: Jonathan {at}

Clinical Focus: Child Therapist

and Play Therapist; Online Counseling

“At the start of the school year, our daughter was crying daily due to anxiety and trouble engaging with new people. Because of Jon, she now loves school and has made a lot of great, new friends. She is more confident and independent thanks to the support and compassion Jon has provided.”

– La Grange Parent of First Grader


School Social Work Certification, Loyola University, Chicago, IL
Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW)
Masters of Social Work (MSW)


M.A. of Social Work, University of Illinois, Jane Adams School of Social Work, Chicago, IL

B.A. Sociology, Wheaton College, Wheaton, IL

LSCW Licensed Clinical Social Worker



As parents, we yearn for our children to be confident, vibrant and have strong relationships with others! Along the way our children may experience difficulties fulfilling this ideal.

We worry if they will be able to function and meet the challenges ahead. Your child may be struggling with anxiety, depression, peer interactions, coping with strong emotions and other difficult situations.

In fact, these needs may be causing impairment in our relationships with our child, our family and also with school.

As a child therapist and clinical social worker for over 25 years, I can help you and your child unlock solutions and discover strengths that improve emotional functioning, promote healing and build stronger relationships.

I look forward to starting this journey with you!

Call me (855) 543-7687 x701 or e-mail me: Jonathan {at}

Mind blowing parenting and child development articles are being written by Jon. Check back soon!


“Mr. Caes is a superb Social Worker. One that is more than willing to take the time to learn about my daughter’s unique needs including Anxiety, ADHD, Executive Function deficits and Social Skills deficits.

He has always collaborated with me as a parent and works readily with all other professionals to help my daughter have success.”

 Parent of an eleven year old.

We help anxious kids and frustrated parents. We serve Hinsdale & the Western Suburbs of Chicago.

Made with ♥︎ in Hinsdale, Illinois for Chicago

Built By Brand Your Practice.

© 2020 Kid Matters Counseling, P.C.

Kid Matters Counseling, P.C. DISCLAIMER: This website and blog are for informational, educational and general discussion purposes only. It is understood that no guarantee or warranty arises from the information provided, discussed or commented upon in this. website and blog nor does it constitute legal or other professional advice on any subject matter. Access to this website and blog is voluntary and at the sole risk of the user. If you think that you have a medical emergency (including clinical), call your doctor or 911 immediately. A licensed medical professional should be consulted for diagnosis and treatment of any and all medical conditions. While the information contained within this website and blog is periodically updated, no guarantee is given that the information provided is correct, complete, and/or up-to-date.