Aquanatte Jackson Co-Founder of Compassion Community Health Clinic
With more than 13 years of leadership experience in the behavioral health and clinical space,
Aquanatte Jackson currently serves as Co-Founder and Chief Operating Officer of Compassion
Community Health Clinic which provides valuable behavioral health, medical care, resources
and assistance to the underserved communities in Northern and Southern Nevada. As the CEO,
she is responsible for managing the daily operations of C4 and oversees the overall direction and
vision for clinical and medical services in an effort to ensure quality patient care.
Aquanatte Jackson also served as the Chief Behavioral Health Director of Silver State Health
Services in Southern Nevada. During her tenure at Silver State Health, she was responsible for
program development and execution for the nonprofit Federally Qualified Health Center
(FQHC), which offers affordable access to high-quality health care, including medical, mental
health and social services.
Previously, Jackson served as the CEO and founder of AI Counseling Services, LLC. in Indiana
where she provided therapeutic intervention services to adolescents and adults through
individual, couples, family and group therapy and crisis intervention in the private outpatient
practice setting. Jackson also served as the CEO and founder of Arisings, Incorporated where she
successfully secured state contracts to provide counseling and case management services to
children and families under the Indiana Department of Child Services and increased the
zero-based state contract to $2.7 million within one year while overseeing a staff of 100
independent contractors and employees across three office and county locations.
Jackson earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in psychology from Wittenberg University before
completing her Masters Degree in Social Work from Loyola University of Chicago. A member
of the National Association of Social Workers (NASW), Jackson is a Licensed Clinical Social
Worker (LCSW), trained in EMDR therapy and with a focus on helping clients with depression,
anxiety, and trauma.
Alongside Compassion Community Care Clinic’s executive leadership team and clinical
providers, Jackson continues to support the organization’s mission to provide high quality and
accessible mental health services in Southern Nevada, with future plans to serve and expand into
Northern Nevada and rural Nevada communities.
CBT, EMDR, Solution-focused, Coaching, and Christian counseling
Depression, Anxiety, Trauma
Nevada 8061-C; Indiana 34005329A