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Behavioral Health Services

Advocate Health Care

Inpatient and outpatient mental health services for youth and adults ages 6 and older.

Services Offered

Mental Health • Substance Use • Group Therapy • Psychiatry • Assessment


Behavioral Health Services at Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center offers a variety of mental health and substance use treatment programs for children, adolescents, and adults. Programs include:

-Therapeutic and support groups for adults
-Outpatient and intensive outpatient youth programs
-Doorways programs for adolescents and adults
-Clean Start substance use services
-Inpatient mental health treatment for adults
-Psychiatric evaluation and treatment

Please see the web site for details.


938 W. Nelson St., 3rd Floor, Chicago, IL 60657 41.9374146 -87.6530364

Service Options

Languages Spoken

  • American Sign Language
  • English
  • Interpreters Available
  • Spanish


-Advocate accepts a variety of insurance plans, including Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield, Cigna, Humana, Magellan Behavioral Health, Medicaid, Medicare, Meridian, Molina, and United Healthcare. Referral may be required for some insurance plans.
-Financial assistance is available to those who qualify.


  • Medicaid accepted
  • Medicare accepted
  • Private insurance accepted

How to Apply

Call 773-296-3220 for an eligibility screening and to schedule an appointment. A wait list may apply. Please bring the following documentation:

-Photo ID
-Insurance card
-List of all medications you are taking
-Primary care provider's name and contact information

If you have a referral from an Advocate provider, you can also walk in during First Access hours (Monday-Thursday 10:00am-5:00pm, Friday 10:00am-2:00pm) for triage and scheduling. Please arrive at least 90 minute prior to closing time.

Behavioral health professionals are available through the 24-Hour Crisis line at 773-296-5380, or through Emergency Department triage services.