Mental Health Therapist / Psychotherapist

Part-time positions available in multiple physical and virtual locations (Chicago Western Suburb (Lombard, IL), New York (Manhattan), LA Area and Khalil Center Online)

Job Purpose

The therapist shall work in the capacity of a mental health therapist offering clinical and preventative intervention services to a predominantly Muslim population, designed to alleviate psychological distress and produce resiliency.

Duties and Responsibilities

The therapist shall work in the capacity of a therapist and educator, the current duties and responsibilities of which are outlined below.

  • Provide individual, family, couples, and/or group psychotherapy to a predominantly Muslim population

  • Provide psychological evaluations and counseling in K-12 school or university-based settings,

  • Attend bi-monthly Islamic Psychotherapy didactic trainings and staff meetings headquarters office, every other Sunday. Meeting schedule will be provided in advance.

  • If applicable, attend weekly clinical supervision meetings provided by Khalil Center.

  • Present at occasional speaking engagements, trainings, seminars or workshops

  • Offer additional programming for the organization, for example support groups, seminars, and presentations

  • Complete all administrative forms and tasks related to the role of being a mental health therapist that include but are not limited to:

    • Billing

    • Progress/Intake forms

    • Screenings/assessments as needed

    • Participating in a brief, biweekly staff meetings

  • Have an interest and knowledge of the organizational happenings of KHALIL CENTER, and be personally invested in personal growth as a Muslim clinician offering psychotherapy within an Islamic context.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Doctorate-level therapist or Master’s in Clinical Psychology or Counseling

  • Licensed by State or license eligible, or registered as an intern/associate with the appropriate State Board

Basic Requirements

  • Master’s Degree in a mental health field (MSW, MFT, LPCC, etc)

  • Licensed or license eligible, or registered as an intern/associate with the appropriate State Board

  • Familiarity with Islamic theology, customs, rituals and rules

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Working Conditions

  • If in person, then will work at our the designated Khalil Center clinics and/or virtually for KC Online.

  • Shared therapy office in designated work location

  • Routinely use standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers & filing cabinets


  • Contractor Rate: Hourly rate TBD based upon degree, licensure and experience (for part-time position)

  • If Salaried Position available & is offered: compensation based upon qualifications

  • Health benefits available for full-time positions,

  • No benefits offered for part-time positions

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