How much does a Psychotherapist make in Chicago, IL? The average Psychotherapist salary in Chicago, IL is $65,347 as of December 28, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $57,183 and $73,511. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Holistic Couple & Family Therapy - Chicago , IL
... , LCPC, PsyD, PhD) though AMFT are encouraged to apply and preferred as a pre-licensed background. Preference will also be given to applicants with couples counseling experience, have at least 2 ...
LinkedIn - 7 days ago
Compass Health Center - Chicago , IL
Compass Health Center is seeking a Group Therapist to work within the Trauma Program of our Partial Hospitalization and Intensive Outpatient Programs in our Chicago office. Compass Health Center is a ...
LinkedIn - 7 days ago
Centro Castillo for Personal and Family Wellbeing - Chicago , IL
Centro Castillo is a private group practice of bilingual and bicultural Spanish-Speaking therapists. We aim to provide a safe and comfortable setting for people of color to feel understood, unjudged ...
LinkedIn - 7 days ago
The OCD & Anxiety Center - Oak Brook , IL
We offer individual, family and intensive therapy, and we conduct treatment wherever it is needed (i.e., in the home, at school, in the community). We pride ourselves in working collaboratively and ...
LinkedIn - 7 days ago
Therapist Job Responsibilities: · Establishes positive, trusting rapport with patients. · Diagnoses and treats mental health disorders. · Creates individualized treatment plans according to ...
LinkedIn - 4 days ago
The Josselyn Center - Northfield , IL
Description: The Therapist is responsible for clinical services provided to children, adolescents and/or adults, as assigned. The clinician is held accountable for all related clinical ...
JobTarget - 3 days ago
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