Job Summary
$50,000 - $90,000 Annual
Job Description

Currently Hiring: Social Workers & Postdoctoral Residents in Psychology

We are excited to announce that we are looking to hire clinical psychologists, postdoctoral residents in counseling or clinical psychology, licensed social workers, and licensed clinical social workers. We are also interviewing for our 2021 training cohort in clinical social work and psychology.

DLA is dedicated to providing culturally-sensitive, collaborative, strengths-based service to individuals, couples, families, and groups. We assist clients across the lifespan (children, adolescents, and adults) who are experiencing distress, anxiety, and other overwhelming emotions related to acute, chronic, and terminal medical diagnoses, caregiving, end-of-life and hospice, grief and loss, and life transitions (relationships, college, careers, retirement, empty-nest, and others).

Our team has specialized training in thanatology (death, dying, bereavement, and loss), health psychology (medical trauma and acute, chronic, and terminal illness), and clinical hypnosis. We provide training to our clinicians to become certified in these areas.

We prioritize respect for diversity, honoring the intersection of each person’s unique backgrounds and identities and what that means for them.

DLA’s Philosophies

  • Everyone deserves the best care;

  • There is no “right” way to heal;

  • Individuals are not defined by their grief or illness;

  • Everyone has a place here.

Everyone is welcome at DLA regardless of age, disability, religious and spiritual beliefs, race, ethnicity, socioeconomic status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin. We are proud to be an ADA-compliant practice.

Benefits of Working at DLA

We provide a supportive work environment that emphasizes work/life balance and professional development.

Pre-licensed employees receive weekly supervision, both individual and group, with licensed clinical psychologists that can apply toward obtaining complete licensure in Illinois. You will join a cohort of strong clinicians at DLA Psychology Center and our sister practice. This is a 24-month position with a start date that is negotiable.

All employees receive additional training and professional development with leaders in the psychology field to support their use of current research and best practices in providing care to our clients.

Benefits include:

  • W-2 employee (practice contributes to taxes and workman’s comp)

  • Beautifully furnished office located in a vibrant neighborhood

  • Flexible schedule

  • Insurance: Health (BCBS PPO and Blue Choice options) & Vision (eligible on day 1 of employment)

  • Marketing Materials: Profile on DLA’s website, Psychology Today profile, company email, business phone number, company fax, business cards, and many other materials

  • Therapy tools and games

  • Electronic Health Record System (EHR) that is HIPAA compliant for scheduling, charts, notes, and serves as the platform for providing telehealth sessions

  • Billing services

  • Insurance credentialing with BCBS PPO, Blue Choice, Medicare, and TRICARE.

  • Annual training stipend

  • Steady referral stream

  • Competitive compensation with high earning potential.

Ideal candidates have a passion for working with people who are experiencing distress due to medical illnesses, are experiencing chronic pain, or are grieving various losses. In addition, they possess excellent communication and clinical skills, and are interested in providing consistent, high quality therapeutic care to people with unique needs. Eligible candidates must have completed all requirements for their degree in Clinical Psychology, Counseling Psychology, or Social Work from an accredited program.

Clients are being seen both virtually and in-person. We follow a strict protocol regarding safety with clients who choose in-person sessions. Adult clients who are not vaccinated, are only seen virtually to protect those with compromised immune systems. Clinicians work from their beautifully furnished practice office following strict COVID-19 guidelines.

Job ID: 321541054

Dr. Damita LaRue & Associates, Inc., dba DLA Psychology Center
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