Field Placement Opportunities

Autism Speaks

MSW Program

Location: St. Louis; Des Plaines

Concentration: Leadership & Social Change

Mission: At Autism Speaks, our goal is to change the future for all who struggle with autism spectrum disorders.

Beacon Therapeutic

MSW Program

Location: Chicago

Concentration: Children, Youth & Family Services, Mental Health

Mission: Beacon’s mission is simple: to empower children and families by helping them discover a better future through accredited educational, mental health and social services. Backed by the ongoing support of the community and the continued generosity of our donors, we work to accomplish our mission by providing a scope of innovative services to the most fragile children and families in the metropolitan Chicago area.

Beckwith Residential Support Services/DRES/University of Illinois

Any Program

Location: Champaign

Concentration: Mental Health

Mission: The mission of the Division of Disability Resources and Educational Services is to ensure that qualified individuals with disabilities are afforded an equal opportunity to participate in and benefit from the programs, services and activities of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign through the identification and enactment of reasonable modifications to institutional policies and procedures, the provision of effective auxiliary aids and services, the establishment of innovative educational services, and the pursuit of interdisciplinary disability research.