Life Care Wellness is a respected suburban Chicago counseling practice utilizing a body-oriented approach to our specialties of addiction, trauma, and wellness. Ideal candidates align with Life Care’s core values of honesty, integrity, and authenticity in all interactions, as well as a desire to serve the community. Find your professional home working with our team of experienced therapists where continued education and training are encouraged.

Full-Time Trauma Therapist

This position is based at our west suburban Glen Ellyn office.  This is a great opportunity for motivated, clinically astute, and team-oriented clinicians who want to focus on clients rather than the business aspects of private practice.

These are independent contractor positions. While each therapist can expect general intake referrals from Life Care, it is ultimately the therapist’s responsibility to obtain and maintain a full-time caseload of 20+ clients per week

We will provide you with:

  • Competitive compensation
  • Client referrals to supplement your niche marketing
  • Business cards and rack cards with the Life Care Wellness brand
  • Your profile on our website
  • Processing of billing/insurance claims
  • Access to HIPAA compliant email and phone systems
  • Free monthly individual consultation
  • Collaborative team members and a monthly staff meeting
  • Access to financial assistance program to make expensive professional training possible

Please contact us if you have the following experience and qualifications:

  • Clinical credentials (LCSW, LCPC, PsyD, etc.).  Preference will be given to Medicare-eligible clinicians. We regret that only LCSWs and PsyDs are Medicare eligible.  For the exceptional candidate, we will consider a provisionally licensed LSW or social worker close to required clinical hours. If hired, weekly supervision and W2 status are included.
  • Minimum of 3 years post-licensure experience providing outpatient therapy
  • Desire to use a body-oriented approach to therapy or openness to learning such an approach
  • Experience with a variety of client populations and clinical issues, particularly addiction/recovery, trauma resolution, grief and loss, transitions, and wellness
  • Two or more of the following:
    • Somatic Experiencing, EMDR, or other body-oriented psychotherapy training or openness to such training
    • CADC credentialing or significant experience working with substance abuse
    • Couples training (EFT or PACT preferred) or openness to such training
    • Experience with adolescent clients as well as adults
  • A commitment to ongoing professional development.

Full-Time CADC Therapist

We are looking for a Full-Time Psychotherapist with an Addiction Specialty for our west suburban Glen Ellyn office to keep up with the demand of referrals. 

These are great opportunities for motivated, clinically astute, and team-oriented clinicians who want to focus on clients rather than business aspects of private practice. Ideal candidates align with Life Care’s core values of honesty, integrity, and authenticity in all interaction, as well as a desire to continue professional development.  

This is an independent contractor position.  While the therapist can expect general intake referrals from Life Care, it is ultimately the therapist’s responsibility to obtain and maintain a full-time caseload of 20+ clients per week

We will provide you with:

  • Competitive compensation
  • Client referrals to supplement your niche marketing
  • Business cards and rack cards with the Life Care Wellness brand
  • Your profile on our website
  • Processing of billing/insurance claims
  • Access to HIPAA compliant email and phone systems
  • Free monthly individual consultation
  • Collaborative team members and a monthly staff meeting
  • Access to financial assistance program to make expensive professional training possible

Please contact us if you have the following experience and qualifications:

  • Clinically credentialed (LCSW, LCPC, PsyD, etc.).  Preference will be given to Medicare eligible clinicians.  (We regret that only LCSWs and PsyDs are Medicare eligible.)  For the exceptional candidate, we will consider a provisionally licensed social worker close to required clinical hours. In case of hire, weekly supervision and W2 status are included.
  • Minimum of 3 years post-licensure experience providing outpatient therapy.
  • CADC credentialing or significant experience working with substance abuse disorders. 
  • Desire to use a body-oriented therapeutic approach or openness for training in such an approach.
  • Experience with a variety of client populations and clinical issues, particularly addiction/recovery, trauma resolution, and grief and loss. 
  • One or more of the following are preferred:
    • Somatic Experiencing, EMDR or other body-oriented psychotherapy training or openness to such training
    • Experience with Child and Adolescent clients, as well as Adults
  • A commitment to ongoing professional development.

Part-Time Couples Therapist

We are looking to add a Part-Time Couples and Family Psychotherapist at our west suburban Glen Ellyn office.  This is a great opportunity for a motivated, clinically astute, and team-oriented clinician who wants to focus on clients rather than business aspects of private practice. 

This is an independent contractor position – not salaried. While the therapist can expect general intake referrals from Life Care, it is ultimately the therapist’s responsibility to obtain and maintain a part-time caseload of 8+ sessions per week seen on 1-2 days. 

While the position is focused largely on couples and family work, the therapist’s caseload also may include individual work with a variety of client populations and clinical issues, such as addiction/recovery, trauma resolution, grief and loss, parenting, transitions, and wellness.

We will provide you with:

  • Competitive compensation
  • Client referrals to supplement your niche marketing 
  • Business cards and rack cards with the Life Care Wellness brand
  • Your profile on our website
  • Billing/insurance claims processing
  • Access to HIPAA compliant email and phone systems
  • Two free monthly group consultations
  • Collaborative team members and a monthly staff meeting 
  • Access to a financial assistance program to make expensive professional training possible (e.g. EFT, PACT, EMDR, Somatic Experiencing, etc.)

Please contact us if you have the following experience and qualifications:

  • Clinical credentials (LCSW, LMFT, LCPC, PsyD, etc.).  Preference given to Medicare-eligible clinicians. We regret only LCSWs and PsyDs are Medicare eligible.  We will consider an exceptional provisionally licensed LSW or social worker close to required clinical hours. If hired, free weekly supervision and W2 status are included.
  • Minimum of 3 years post-licensure experience providing outpatient therapy 
  • Desire to use a body-oriented approach to therapy or openness to learning such an approach
  • A commitment to ongoing professional development.
  • Experience with a variety of client populations and clinical issues, particularly addiction/recovery, trauma, grief and loss, transitions, and wellness
  • In addition to Couples training (EFT or PACT preferred) and/or Family Work training, preference will be given to candidates with the following:
    • Somatic Experiencing, EMDR, or other body-oriented psychotherapy training or openness to such training
    • CADC credentialing or significant experience working with substance abuse

Please send Resumes for all positions to Rhonda Kelloway, LCSW, SEP at kelloway@lifecarewellness.net