Employment / Internship
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Masters Level Internship
We are now accepting applications for graduate level internships for the summer and fall 2017-2018.
OMNI offers first and second year internships for students working on their master’s degree. Internships will begin September 3rd and continue through May 30th. Trainees will have the opportunity to facilitate 2-4 groups and provide 6-8 individual and family counseling per week throughout the training year. Our training program is 9 months and works with trainees that have 450-900 hour commitments of 2-3 days/evenings per week. Trainees will learn experiential approaches, cognitive-behavioral interventions, strength based competency skill building, gender-based programming, and wilderness/adventure therapy. OMNI also offers the opportunity to participate in offsite programming including school groups and community outreach events throughout the year. Trainees are required to be onsite at OMNI in Buffalo Grove every Thursday in order to attend mandatory staff meetings and group supervisions, other days are flexible. Evening hours and a valid driver’s license is required.
Applicants must be enrolled in graduate school at a regionally accredited institution of higher learning and be in good standing. Successful applicants will have a strong desire to work with adolescents and their families in a fast-paced team oriented approach that work with systems. Applications are typically received between December and March and select interviews are scheduled during this time period.
Or by Mail
All application materials should be sent as specified above by mail in one
complete packet to:
Brian McKenna, LCSW, CAADC
Chief Operating Officer
OMNI Youth Services
1111 W. Lake Cook Road
Buffalo Grove, IL 60089
Inquiries regarding the training program may be made by email at