We are hiring!

Psychotherapist Position for Fall 2018 start

Wellington Counseling Group, with 3 offices from Lincoln Park to suburban Northbrook, is seeking a dynamic, team-oriented, part-time or full-time licensed clinical social worker (LCSW) and/or licensed marriage and family therapist (LMFT) to fill a growing need for delivering therapy of excellence to clients in every age group within an established, growing practice.

The position is open as of September 2018 and can be ramped up from part- to full-time while candidate holds other employment (exception will be employment within another private practice or group practice). The location for this position will be the Lakeview/Lincoln Park Headquarters (1011 W. Wellington Ave.), immediately adjacent to the CTA Brownline (Wellington), and 3 blocks to CTA Redline trains (Belmont).

Compensation to our W-2 Employees will come from a caseload of regular therapy patients, paid as a percentage of all collected fees in the previous month. Pay is calculated and paid monthly on a commission basis. Benefits as an employee of WCG include:

  • Malpractice insurance
  • Short term disability insurance
  • Long term disability insurance
  • 40 hours “sick-time” for full-time employees (20 hours for part time)
  • Participation in a 401(k) savings plan with up to 4% safe harbor company match
  • Access to an array of Blue Cross Blue Shield health insurance plans through our group plan (employee-funded through payroll)
  • Generous allowances for taking personal time, vacation and traveling
  • Support from our billing and claims department
  • and much more

Wellington Counseling Group is an equal opportunity employer with a commitment to maintaining a culturally diverse staff of therapists across the lifespan.

Please apply directly to:

David Rakofsky, Psy.D.
Wellington Counseling Group

Please attach a CV and indicate all areas of professional interest and expertise that apply to you: Couples; Children & Adolescents; Adults; Some other combination


Doctoral Training Program

Wellington Counseling Group is pleased to welcome doctoral students to its training facility located in Lincoln Park. The Diagnostic Training Site at WCG is a twelve month program, beginning each year in early July. Students can expect to administer 8-12 batteries during the year, and they should expect to work an average of 16-24 hours per week. Supervision will be provided by licensed psychologists, Dr. Paul Losoff and Dr. Alison Lobel. Ideal candidates enjoy working independently and are interested in developing well-rounded comprehensive assessment skills. There also will be opportunities for Neuropsychological testing along the way. Students will generally be able to create their own schedules in concert with the needs of the site and clients. Students should contact their training department for additional information on the application process.