Ada S. McKinley’s Behavioral Health & Clinical Services team is looking for qualified applicants/candidates to join our Pathways to Success team as part of our effort to bring more mental health professionals to historically under-resourced Chicago communities.

This solution-focused effort has been featured on NBC 5 Chicago, WBEZ, and in the Chicago Sun-Times. We appreciate this coverage highlighting the urgency of mental health care in our communities, and featuring a ride-along with our QMHP Mobile Crisis Responder.


Illinois lifeline program for suicidal kids struggles amid a youth mental health crisis, staffing shortages
March 11, 2023
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An Illinois lifeline program for suicidal kids has become a bridge to nowhere for many
March 8, 2023
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Century-Old Community Organization Beefing Up Mental Health Services in Black Communities
February 28, 2023
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South Side agency expanding to offer more mental health care
February 5, 2023
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Interested in joining this effort to make mental health a priority in our communities?

Our recruiting efforts target mental health professionals who live in the communities served, and who can view patients’ challenges through a trauma-informed and culturally sensitive lens. We are offering sign-on bonuses, licensure exam reimbursement, and other benefits as we fill multiple positions.

“We are looking for people who are invested in the community.” – Nestor Flores, VP of Behavioral Health and Clinical Services at Ada S. McKinley.

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