Address: 6417 W Irving Park Road Chicago, IL 60634
Schedule: Varies according to caseload
Multisystemic Therapy (MST) is a well-researched community-based treatment model directed at youth involved in criminal activity. Under the direction of the Program Manager, the MST therapists provide a variety of services to youth and their families, including assessment, treatment, clinical interventions and collaboration with families, youth, community agency staff, and school officials. Under the direction of the MST Program Manager, Therapists work with families in their natural environments, including their homes, schools and communities. Other responsibilities include outcome reviews and maintaining concise documentation to treatment, compatible with MST principles and practices. The MST Therapist is a community based position, covers Cook County.
Candidates may locate additional information about the MST Treatment Model at www.mstservices.com.
Master’s degree in social services field preferred
Experience working with at risk youth
Experience in family therapy or working with families preferred
Bilingual - Spanish speaking preferred
A valid driver’s license and ownership of or ready access to an insured vehicle
Clear driving record
About Youth Outreach Services
Youth Outreach Services promotes the strengths and abilities of youth and families by providing community-based services that empower and enrich each to face life’s challenges with confidence, competence and dignity.