La Rabida Children's Hospital Chicago , IL 60602
Posted 6 days ago
Who we are:
La Rabida Children's Hospital is the only hospital of its kind in Chicago. As an acute care specialty hospital, we focus on treating those with complex medical conditions, chronic illnesses, developmental disabilities, abuse and trauma.
We are seeking a full-time Child & Family Therapist with a 4 day work week Tuesday to Friday 9am to 7pm, with one day working from home.
Provides behavioral health services to patients and their families, including individual, family and group therapy
Provides behavioral health consultation services
Provides short and long term outpatient behavioral health care to patients.
Provides back-up coverage of behavioral health consultation
Provides care for patients with presenting symptoms such as behavioral problems, school and learning problems, attention problems, anxiety, depression, as well as others.
Has training in and can implement behavioral health interventions such as individual psychotherapy, behavior modification techniques, family therapy, group therapy and crisis intervention.
Conducts clinical intake assessments and appropriate diagnosis. Issues and scores scales and measures to evaluated functioning and for diagnostic clarification
Provides cases management and advocacy
Consults and collaborates with the multidisciplinary health care team to ensure services are integrated into patient's treatment.
Working within a trauma-informed mission focused team to address the needs of children
Qualifies for Public Service Loan Forgiveness
4 day work week
LCSW/Psy.D/Ph.D. in IL required
Post-graduate experience with the population of children and families served by the program.
Experience working with children on a multidisciplinary team, experience with trauma informed care, chronically ill children are highly desirable.
CPR required: Only certifications issued by the American Heart Association or the American Red Cross will be accepted.
Please send resume/CV and cover letter or any questions to: Austa Murray at
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La Rabida Children's Hospital