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Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Program

Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Program

Rush University Medical Center

Inpatient and outpatient mental health services for children and teens 18 months and older.

Services Offered

Psychiatry • Pediatric Psychiatry • Autism Assessment • Autism Treatment • Pediatric Neurology • Individual Therapy • Group Therapy • Child Development


The Child/Adolescent Inpatient Unit provides exceptional diagnostic, therapeutic and educational services to children and adolescents exhibiting severe emotional disturbances. The unit can accommodate up to 16 children and serves both males and females, ages 3 to 17 years old.

The Outpatient unit offers a variety of programs that address a range of emotional and behavioral issues. Individual and group therapy services are available. Autism testing and treatment are also available.

The inpatient and outpatient unit offers treatment in the following areas:

  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar disorder
  • Depression
  • Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)


2150 W. Harrison St., Chicago, IL 60612 41.8745627 -87.6800792

Service Options

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish


  • Inpatient and outpatient psychiatry services for children and adolescents 18 months or older.
  • Accepts most insurance plans. Patients must be existing patients (have a Rush medical provider) to schedule. Wait list for services is generally 3 to 4 months.


  • Medicaid accepted
  • Private insurance accepted


  • Children accepted
  • Teens accepted

How to Apply

Inpatient psychiatric services can be accessed through the Emergency Department 24/7. Individuals may schedule an appointment by calling 312-942-5437, ext. 2 (Rush West), or 312-563-6637(Westgate).

Other Locations

Westgate Building
Program Phone: 312-942-5437 (Rush West) or 312-563-6637 (Westgate)
1645 W. Jackson Blvd, Ste. 603
Chicago, IL 60612
Rush West Campus
Program Phone: 312-942-5437 (Rush West) or 312-563-6637 (Westgate)
2150 W. Harrison St.
Chicago, IL 60612