Youth Outreach Services

Youth Outreach Services believes in the potential of all youth to live healthy, productive lives.

Youth Outreach Services (YOS) is a Chicago-based non-profit organization that partners with at-risk youth and their families to help them discover what they are capable of achieving. We inspire positive development through a variety of child welfare, counseling, juvenile justice and prevention services to help overcome challenges such as abuse, substance use and homelessness. Since 1959, YOS has worked with more than 300,000 youth and families, providing community-based support to empower all youth to face life’s challenges with confidence, competence and dignity.

Full time
Youth Outreach Services Chicago, IL, USA
With offices across Chicago, the MST Family Therapist at Youth Outreach Services provides counseling, assessment, treatment planning, and sustainability planning services to youth and families across the Windy City and surrounding areas.  This position is community-based and involves providing services directly in family homes multiple times per week. Therapists manage a small case load to support more intensive services. You will empower families to address behavioral goals and help youth aged 12 - 17 make life-transforming changes.  Through collaboration stakeholders across Chicago, the MST team at Youth Outreach Services leverages relationships with Chicago's child welfare, juvenile justice, and education systems to build meaningful and sustainable resources families need to thrive. Therapists receive specialized training and extensive supervision. Therapists have a high level of flexibility with scheduling. Therapists will have exposure to a wide range of clinical...