Careers at Plena

As our name, Plena, suggests – we want our team members and our program participants to experience the feeling of fulfilment or wholeness!  We pride ourselves on fostering a culture that values and celebrates community, collaboration and clinical excellence in a warm and inclusive environment.

The Plena Team is a dynamic group of professionals who is willing to “roll up their sleeves” on the journey towards clinical excellence.  All of our energy goes into understanding and delivering the best practices for youth.  We are a dynamic, supportive and joyful organization who believes in cultivating our team members. Plena encourages and funds professional development and provides ongoing consultation, supervision and training.

Plena offers highly specialized, evidence-based psychiatric and behavioral healthcare.

We are looking for:

  1. Illinois State Licensed Clinicians (LSW, LCSW, LCP, LCPC, PhD, PsyD) with training and experience in one or more therapies:
    • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
    • Dialectic Behavioral Therapy (DBT)
    • Exposure Response Prevention (ERP)
    • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
    • Supportive Parenting for Anxious Childhood Emotions (SPACE)
  2. Illinois State Licensed Board-Certified Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist


  • Competitive Salary
  • Paid Time Off
  • Employer-Sponsored Health, Vision and Dental Insurance
  • Additional paid job opportunities (speaking, writing, webinars)
  • Life Insurance
  • Short-Term Disability
  • Long-Term Disability
  • FSA/DCFSA Spending Accounts
  • Life Insurance
  • 401K
  • Profit Sharing

For considerations, applicants must:

  • Contribute to building a positive culture
  • Be committed to an inclusive community
  • Send resume and cover letter to:
  • Provide at least 2 references