Ecker Center for Behavioral Health
Psychiatric & Counseling
As a trusted behavioral health organization committed to providing care in the community since 1955, Ecker Center offers an array of comprehensive services for youth, adolescents and adults. Treatment is carefully planned and customized for each client based on their individual needs and strengths.
Our Grandstand Office provides all outpatient psychiatric services. Our Renz Office provides substance use disorder and compulsive gambling disorder prevention and treatment services. Our satellite offices in St. Charles and Streamwood provide therapy services. Psychiatric emergency services are available at Ecker’s PEP Program at Advocate Aurora Sherman Hospital on Randall Road in Elgin.
Ecker Center’s treatment programs are licensed by the Illinois Department of Human Services, Division of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse, and accredited by the Joint Commission. Clinical staff are either licensed in their respective fields and/or certified alcohol/drug substance use disorder counselors.
Member Job Board LinkCategory: Non-Profit and Social ServicesWe Want to Meet You!Ecker Center is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We are always looking for new people to join our team, whether through part-time or full-time employment or through an intership. Click here for a list of current employment opportunities. To apply, please send your resume and cover letter to: Lora ...read more
Weekend Mental Health Professional - 2 positions availableCategory: Non-Profit and Social ServicesResponsibilities:Provide rehabilitation services, contribute to and develop treatment plans and manage crisis for all residential clientsHandle referrals and discharges for residential servicesAssist clients in obtaining/maintaining entitlementsQualifications:Bachelor’s Degree in Human Service Field OR five years’ experience in Mental Health fieldMust have good computer skillsWillingness to work ...read more
Emergency Therapist - FT, PEP ProgramCategory: Non-Profit and Social ServicesResponsibilities:Provide emergency assessments and crisis intervention to adults and children at hospital emergency department in ElginArrange psychiatric hospitalization and referrals as necessaryQualifications: Master’s Degree in social services, social work or counseling requiredCurrent LPC, LSW or AMFT license required, or ability to obtain it within 90 days of hireCrisis work experience ...read more
2nd Shift Mental Health Associate - Full TimeCategory: Non-Profit and Social ServicesResponsibilities:Provide rehabilitation servicesContribute to and develop treatment plans and manage crisis for all residential clientsHandle referrals and discharges for residential servicesAssist clients in obtaining/maintaining entitlementsQualifications:Bachelor’s Degree in Human Service Field orfive years’ experience in Mental Health fieldMust have good computer skillsWillingness to work ...read more
Medical DirectorCategory: Non-Profit and Social ServicesResponsibilities:Review and authorize medical necessity/treatment plan for outpatient Substance Use, Prevention and Recovery (SUPR) servicesReview medical history, current complaints and refer out as appropriateComplete psychiatric evaluations and medication monitoring appointments for clients, including suboxone inductions as neededProvide oversight to lower-level prescriber as neededProvide same ...read more