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Welcome to Fox Valley Institute

Fox Valley Institute is a leading provider of numerous counseling services, including individual, children, adolescent, marriage, family and group counseling. Our team also provides life coaching and psychological testing.

We provide careful assessment, support and high-quality counseling for you as you seek to understand and manage your life. The specialties of our team comprised of clinical psychologists, marriage and family therapists, social workers and clinical therapists will help ensure you receive the best possible counseling. We will support, inform and challenge you to better manage your life and relationships. At Fox Valley Institute, we want to serve as your complete resource for personal growth and wellness.

Our simple and straightforward approach is empathic, nonjudgmental and interpersonal. But most importantly, it’s centered around you. Fox Valley Institute will get to know you and build a relationship with you. We will strive to help you understand yourself and the roots of your problems, to identify and change negative behaviors and patterns, and to develop more effective strategies for coping. Nobody should face their challenges alone, and Fox Valley Institute wants you to know we’re always here to help.

If you’d like to know more about our services, please call us at any time or email us at info@fvinstitute.com.

Dr. Laura L. Bokar,
L.C.P.C.‚ L.M.F.T., A.C.S
Fox Valley Institute for Growth and Wellness
Naperville, Illinois

Testimonials

We all have different needs when it comes to communicating...read more

- -Anonymous

I am very grateful to have had Suzanne as my...read more

- -CM

Several years ago I walked into Suzanne Keenon's office on...read more

- -Mary L

My 8 year old son was struggling significantly with anxieties...read more

- -Pam B

"Laura has been able to provide me the tools and...read more

- -Joni G

"This was not a prolonged or painful process, but a...read more

- -mp

A great therapist not only has the education and experience...read more

- -Paul S

"I am no longer dwelling on old memories. I am...read more

- -Matt O

"I am much better equipped to deal with my disorder...read more

- -Erica – Naperville, IL

"I was able to go off the medication I had...read more

- -M. J. – Naperville, IL (Psychologist)

"Going through a divorce is an extremely stressful process. I...read more

- -KG

"I have grown tremendously, and I now am able to...read more

- -MEK, October 3, 2013

"Sometimes I feel like life is a big puzzle, and...read more

- -SPL

"I had been “doing life” and not “living life” "I...read more

- -Anonymous

"Cheryl is truly a great therapist whom I trust and...read more

- -CS

"Cheryl offers a listening ear without judgement and helps me...read more

- Heather – Naperville

"We all have a journey in this world. I’m learning...read more

- PM – Aurora

"My sessions gave me the strength to try life without...read more

- AT Naperville

"From the calming and private atmosphere the waiting room provides...read more

- Angela H.

In The News

Dr. Bokar on The River 95.9 with Scott Mackay

ABC7 Chicago – “Hope & Help For Veterans”

Meet Dr. Laura Bokar

Dr. Laura L. Bokar
L.C.P.C.‚ L.M.F.T., A.C.S

As a doctor of education and a marriage and family therapist, I’ve enjoyed helping people to better manage both their lives and relationships. Through my work, I’ve noticed a growing desire for more deeply satisfying lives, families and careers. I created Fox Valley Institute to meet the needs of people like you-people who want to grow personally and professionally. It is my hope that our team of talented therapists can support, inform and challenge you to reach your greatest potential.

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