Join Our Team

Join us at CYN Counseling Center

CYN offers opportunities to join a group of compassionate and caring individuals who work hard every day to provide mental health support, inclusion, hope and opportunity to people within and around Lake & Mchenry Counties.  Whether you are a recent graduate, starting a new career or exploring new possibilities, CYN has a rewarding path for you.

Current Job Openings

Child Welfare Specialist

Clinical Supervisor

Crisis Worker overnight

Therapist (LCSW/LCPC/LSW/LPC) Full-Time

Therapist (LCSW/LCPC/LSW/LPC) Part-Time

Functional Family Therapist

Therapeutic Mentor

School Based Therapist Full-Time, 10 & 12 month permanent positions available

School Based Restorative Justice Facilitator

School Based Therapist Part-Time

Therapist College of Lake County

Therapist/Nurturing Families Facilitator

We offer competitive compensation, benefits, and a positive work environment where the interests of the individuals we serve is at the center of all we do. Our comprehensive benefits support your health, well-being, and personal growth. We offer full-time staff medical, dental and vision insurance, life insurance,  generous paid time-off, and paid holidays.  All staff may participate in the 403(b) retirement plan,  employee assistance program,  ongoing training, and career advancement opportunities.


CYN Internship Opportunities

CYN is proud to be an internship site for Master’s level students finishing degrees in Social Work and Professional Counseling.

CYN interns have the opportunity to work in our Grayslake office and local schools (During Covid-19, all staff and interns are working remotely).

Interns at CYN will be receive valuable experience through the following:

  • Weekly individual and group supervision with a licensed clinician
  • Weekly clinical meetings with all staff members
  • Work on a full client caseload (client numbers vary on intern schedule)
  • Present 1 case presentation per semester
  • Be responsible for their own case files and paperwork
  • Attendance at all trainings

After reviewing applications, a clinician will reach out to you to schedule and an interview and request 3 letters of recommendation.

Learn more about our programs and agency history.

Internship Application

  • Please list the school you are currently enrolled in for your Masters Degree.
  • CYN does not accept applications from candidates with an emphasis in marriage and family counseling.
  • Max. file size: 100 MB.
  • Max. file size: 100 MB.
  • Max. file size: 100 MB.