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Youth Treatment

5005 W. Fullerton Ave.
Chicago, IL 60639
(773) 745-7107

4534 S. Western Ave.
Chicago, IL 60609
(773) 254-5141 799

373 S. County Farm Road
Wheaton, IL 60187
(630) 344-0001

Healthcare Alternative Systems, Inc. offers gender-specific outpatient (OP) and intensive outpatient (IOP) groups addressing adolescent substance abuse. Program services include:

  • Assessments and referrals
  • Individual and family counseling
  • Education about the management of co-occurring disorders
  • Evidence-based practices
  • Case management
  • Urine toxicology

Our programs address:

  • Alcohol/substance abuse and dependence
  • Developing healthy relationships
  • HIV/AIDS and STD awareness
  • Stress and anger mangement
  • Life skills management
  • Education on stress reduction and wellness
  • Parenting leadership training

Please call for information regarding referrals, assessments, or hours of operation. See stories of youth who have benefited from this program below:

Melva Q., Youth Treatment

Melva Q used to think that alcohol use—sometimes heavy alcohol use—was a normal teenage pastime, just another way to have fun. “I was going to parties all the time,” she says. “I thought I was just enjoying life, living it to the fullest.” That changed in 2009 when Melva, then seventeen, was charged with underage … [Read More…]