Professional & Community Training

Our work goes beyond providing direct services to clients.

We understand that strengthening our community goes beyond providing direct services, which is why JCFS Chicago offers conferences, workshops and training for professionals, staff and the general community in the areas of:

  • Mental Health
  • Domestic Violence and Child Abuse
  • Addiction
  • Illness and Loss
  • Developmental Pediatrics
  • Special Education
  • People with Disabilities & Their Families

These educational opportunities are organized through our Professional Training Institute Center for Practice Excellence and Jewish Community Emergency Resiliency Team.

Professional & Community Training

Internships

Internships

Become an intern at JCFS!

Every year JCFS Chicago offers valuable, clinical and non-clinical internships in several different areas of our organization.

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School Consultations

School Consultations

An Incredible Resource for Educators

Each year, we help hundreds of early-childhood educators, day-care directors and staffs develop techniques and tools for caring for students with special needs.

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Community Education

Community Education

Workshops on disabilities-related topics and issues

Education and information to enhance understanding, empathy, service and leadership for people with disabilities, their families, and the professionals who work with them. 

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