Life Span’s Center for Legal Services and Advocacy, a nationally known best practices agency, seeks a full-time family counselor to provide counseling services to victims of domestic violence. Life Span is a leader in the provision of services to victims of violence and their children. Our comprehensive services include criminal court advocacy, representation in civil cases, and counseling for our clients and their children. Our innovative programs deal with such issues as police domestic violence, immigration, employment issues, the effects of trauma on clients and their children, teen dating violence, and battered women as respondents in civil cases. Our agency has two sites, and services are available in English, Spanish, Polish and Arabic and are free of charge. Our agency provides national leadership in policy work and systemic advocacy, and our staff has trained advocates, lawyers, judges, counselors and other professionals in Illinois and across the country on critical issues and innovative practices.
The Life Span Family Counselor will be based at the Des Plaines office.
Provides individual, family, and group services to adults, teens, and child victims of domestic violence. Under the supervision of the Director of Counseling, participates in community outreach and education, and cooperates with other social service providers in community collaborations.
Please send resume and cover letter to Margaret Luft, Director of Counseling, via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
No Telephone Calls.
Master’s Degree in social work, psychology, counseling or related field.