Therapeutic Counselor

Full Time Carbondale, Illinois, US The MENTOR Network

Job Description

NeuroRestorative, a member of the Sevita family, provides rehabilitation services for people of all ages with brain, spinal cord and medically complex injuries, illnesses and other challenges. In a variety of locations and community-based settings, we offer a range of programs, including vocational and therapy programs, day treatments, and specialized services for infants, children, adolescents, Military Service Members and Veterans.

Therapeutic Counselor

Do you have experience in Human Services and are looking for rewarding work in an organization dedicated to making a positive impact in the lives of others? In the Therapeutic Counselor role, bring your commitment and clinical skills to a team-based workplace that puts people first.

Provide counseling to individuals and/or families using multiple forms of therapeutic approaches.

Work with individuals and/or families to address issues such as adjustment to injury, behavioral management, depression, anxiety, and problems with self-esteem.

Have the ability to apply counseling theories and techniques to prevent or alleviate mental and emotional issues.

Facilitate/co-facilitate counseling groups.

Participate in treatment planning with a transdisciplinary team.

Have the ability to maintain professional relationships with team members.

Consult with staff, team members and family about treatment recommendations and progress.

Submit electronic medical records for participants served, indicating objectives, strategies, and outcomes obtained.

Attend training as scheduled and/or appropriate; attend weekly discipline meeting as well as meetings with supervisor as necessary.

Ensure evaluation, progress, and discharge reports on each program participant are completed in a timely manner.

Ensure adherence to accreditation standards and ethics of confidentiality.


Master’s Degree in a Human Services field.

Two years of relevant experience.

LPC, LCPC or LCSW or similar licensure required.

If the applicant does not have a current licensure, then have a pathway to secure one in a timely manner.

Self-motivated and detail-oriented with ability to multi-task.

Ability to maintain composure and exercise sound judgement and discretion.

Strong verbal and written communication skills.

Exceptional communication skills with an ability to establish trust and rapport quickly.

A good listener with the ability to empathize while still providing guidance.

Why Join Us?

Full compensation/benefits package for employees working 30+ hours/week.

401(k) with company match.

Paid time off and holiday pay.

Complex work adding value to the organization’s mission alongside a great team of co-workers.

Enjoy job security with nationwide career development and advancement opportunities.

We have meaningful work for you – come join our team – Apply Today!

Sevita is a leading provider of home and community-based specialized health care. We believe that everyone deserves to live a full, more independent life. We provide people with quality services and individualized supports that lead to growth and independence, regardless of the physical, intellectual, or behavioral challenges they face. We’ve made this our mission for more than 50 years. And today, our 40,000 team members continue to innovate and enhance care for the 50,000 individuals we serve. Equal Opportunity Employer, including disability/vets