Join our Team

Position: Clinical Therapist

Sista Afya Community Care the non-profit arm of the social enterprise Sista Afya Community Mental Wellness. Sista Afya Community Care provides free individual therapy, community workshops, and professional development to people in the Chicagoland area. The mission of Sista Afya Community Care is to build sustainable mental wellness communities through providing affordable and culturally-centered community mental wellness care and education.


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We are seeking a provisionally Licensed Social Worker or Counselor located in Illinois to join our therapy practice to provide low-cost therapy to Chicagoans.

  • Benefits of joining our team:

    • Free supervision & professional development..

    • Create your own flexible schedule to meet with clients.

    • Opportunities to facilitate other programming at Sista Afya including: groups (support group & group therapy), workshops, and professional development trainings.

Location: Virtual Office - Teletherapy 

Experience Required:

  • Degree in Social Work or Counseling.

  • Be provisionally licensed- LSW or LPC preferred but not required.

  • At least 2 years experience serving Black women from under-supported communities.

  • Experience offering therapeutic interventions for people experiencing mood disorders, anxiety disorders, trauma & stress related disorders.

  • 1 year experience of providing short-term and/or solution-focused therapy. 

  • At least 1 year experience using Electronic Health Records software to record assessments, intakes, and case notes.

  • Dedicated to providing accessible and affordable community mental wellness care.

  • Experience providing telehealth services is a plus.



  • Part-time, 15- 20 hours/week

  • Starting at $30/hour

  • $250/month - health and wellness stipend.


Term of Employment:  March 2021 - March 2022


DEADLINE: February 28, 2021

This is a part-time employment position. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.


Submit a cover letter and resume in a PDF file to Camesha Jones, LCSW at:

Include in the subject line: [Application] Therapist.

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