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    Solid Foundations Therapy is an established and busy private practice located in Downers Grove, IL that consists mainly of MFT’S. We are a team of warm, fun, inclusive and professional therapists that pride ourselves on creating a positive team environment for each member of the staff. Our practice feels like a community where each therapist is supported, connected, and consistently growing.

    The practice specializes in working with individual adults and couples with our overall focus mostly on romantic relationship issues. Clients typically come to see us for help with their romantic relationships (couples therapy, divorce, affairs, dating) but may also be dealing with self-esteem, boundaries, life transitions, mood disorders, etc. We strive to empower our clients to have the best possible relationships in every area of their life.

    We offer:

    • Competitive compensation: payment on per billable hour, compensation for administrative time, opportunities to earn bonuses.
    • Steady flow of new client referrals.
    • Health Insurance with employer contribution.
    • 401k with employer matching.
    • Paid time off, paid holidays, and paid training days.
    • Liability and workman’s comp insurance.
    • Licensor exam and license renewal paid for by SFT.
    • CEU stipend and opportunities to participate in training events paid for by SFT.
    • Intake coordinator who takes care of intakes and initial scheduling.
    • Administrative tasks such as billing/insurance claims are taken care of for you.
    • Marketing is done for you.
    • Weekly group supervision.
    • Opportunity for growth/promotion with in the company.
    • Collaborative team environment where you will feel supported and have an opportunity to grow.

    Current Openings

    Staff Therapist

    We are seeking to add another talented and motivated Marriage and Family Therapist to our team as an employee (W2 position) to keep up with the demands of referrals. This is a great opportunity for a clinically focused, driven and team-oriented therapist who wants to focus on clients rather than the business aspects of private practice and enjoys working in a collaborative and fun environment. An ideal candidate will be able to fit well with our current team and provide exceptional care to our clients.

    Candidate requirements:

    • Masters degree in Marriage and Family Therapy or equivalent.
    • Holds an active ALMFT or LMFT ( LPC, LCPC, LCSW will be considered if they have prior experience working with couples).
    • Has a desire to work with couples. Previous experience with couples and training/familiarity with Gottman method, EFT, RLT a plus.
    • Be available to work 3-4 days/week (including 2 weekday evenings, and either Saturday or Sunday) and manage an eventual caseload of 25+ clients.
    • Participate in weekly group supervision.
    • Desire to grow as a therapist: Be open to learning, self motivated, organized, eager to grow as a person/therapist and have an understanding of a variety of therapeutic research based modalities.

    If interested in applying for this position please send cover letter and resume to [email protected] and fill out this questionnaire https://forms.gle/GmY3wWUomtRBNfWC9


    Staff Therapist/Supervisor

    We are looking to add a talented and Motivated Marriage and family therapist/supervisor to our team. In addition to the regular staff therapist responsibilities, the supervisor will oversee two-three therapists under them. As a supervisor you will be responsible for running group supervision, make sure that yourself and the clinicians under you maintain all the standards and requirements at SFT, provide 1-1 guidance as needed, meet with the practice owner and other team leaders as needed.

    Candidate requirements:

    • Masters degree in Marriage and Family Therapy or equivalent.
    • Holds an LMFT License.
    • Has 2+ plus years postgraduate experience.
    • Has supervision and/or management experience.
    • Has previous experience working with couples and a passion to continue doing so.
    • Be available to work 3-4 days/week (including 2 weekday evening, and either Saturday or Sunday) and manage an eventual caseload of 25+ clients.
    • Be able to run weekly group supervision.
    • Desire to grow as a therapist: Be open to learning, self motivated, organized, eager to grow as a person/therapist and have an understanding of a variety of therapeutic research based modalities.

    If interested in applying for this position please send cover letter and resume to [email protected] and fill out this questionnaire https://forms.gle/6syAfJRtnDmU7oH97