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Therapist

Northern Illinois Academy Aurora, IL
  • Posted: 14 days ago
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: Vision, Medical, Life Insurance, 401k, Dental

Northern Illinois Academy, a Psychiatric Residential Treatment Facility in Aurora, IL, serves youth ages 6-21 who have major mental health and/or developmental disabilities. Our 87 bed facility is accredited by the Joint Commission and licensed by the Illinois Department of Children and Family Services.

Position Overview

We are looking for a full-time Therapist to handle the following:

  • Conduct individual, group, and family therapy sessions for residents ages 6-21.
  • Develop and implement individual treatment plans and participate in clinical meetings.
  • Complete assessments and documentation for funding sources.
  • Assist in the development of Individualized Education Plans (IEP).
  • Assist staff with de-escalation techniques and crisis interventions.
  • Participate in the clinical on-call rotation schedule.
  • Maintain contact with parents/guardians and funding sources.
  • Facilitate the transition/discharge process for residents.
  • Complete documentation in a professional, accurate and timely manner.

Job Requirements

  • Master’s Degree in a Human Services field.
  • Licensed Professional Counselor or Licensed Social Worker
  • 2 to 3 years related clinical experience and/or training.

Compensation & Benefits

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits after sixty days.
  • Company provided Short Term and Long Term Disability.
  • Company provided AD&D insurance.
  • Flexible Spending program.
  • 401(k) after sixty days.
  • Paid Time Off after ninety day

Northern Illinois Academy

Why Work Here?

Opportunity to make a positive impact on youth, great opportunities for growth, and offering Daily Pay!

Northern Illinois Academy, a Psychiatric Residential Treatment Facility in Aurora, IL, serves youth ages 6-21 who have major mental health and/or developmental disabilities. Our 87- bed facility is accredited by the Joint Commission and licensed by the Illinois Department of Children and Family Services.

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