Employment Opportunities

Career Opportunities

The Center offers internships, externships and other career opportunities for students and professionals who desire to practice in a dynamic, compassionate clinical environment. The Center for Contextual Change is a group practice that is funded both publicly and privately and services over 400 clients per week in our 3 Chicago area offices. Opportunities for professional growth are abundant as we provide extensive clinical training and on-going supervision using a team-focused approach, which is based on The Collaborative Change Model.

The Center offers a private group practice environment with the stability and support of an agency. Full-time staff are eligible for a comprehensive benefits package which includes Health Insurance, Dental Insurance, Short-Term and Long-Term Disability Insurance, Life Insurance and Paid Time Off.

Clinical Staff Opportunities

We are always accepting applications from those interested in part-time of full-time clinical opportunities at The Center. If you are a licensed clinician and are interested in a career at The Center please email your resume and cover letter to John Hughes at johnh@centerforcontextualchange.org.


We are no longer accepting applications for our Trauma Externship. The next application period will be during Spring/Summer 2018.


We are currently accepting applications for the 2018-2019 academic year internship program. Applicants must have had a previous clinical placement and be entering their final year of a Social Work, Counseling or Marriage and Family Therapy masters program. The internship will run from August 2018 to June 2019.

Qualified applicants should email a resume and cover letter ONLY to John Hughes at johnh@centerforcontextualchange.org. In an effort to reduce waste please do not send any applications materials through the mail. Applicants who are selected for an interview will be notified in February. The application deadline is February 9th, 2018.

E-mail: John Hughes at johnh@centerforcontextualchange.org